ST. LOUIS (AP) — A burglary suspect is hospitalized in critical condition after being shot by a St. Louis homeowner.

KSDK-TV reports the shooting happened at 4:10 a.m. when the homeowner awakened and heard someone in his garage. The homeowner saw the suspect and shot him in the chest.

Police say the homeowner's gun was registered and he had all the correct permits. So far, the name of the suspect has not been released.

Awaiting updates.