BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Pierre Gibbons, the man who rushed into a house fire in Patterson Park to save his neighbor, is on full life support.

The family of Gibbons said Saturday that the City has proclaimed him a hero.

The family wrote on Facebook a thank you to Baltimore City Councilman Zeke Cohen for the proclamation.

The family also said they are grateful for all the supportive messages that they have received.