A 22-year-old Mamoudou Gassama an African Immigrant who climbed 4 storeys to save
a little child in Paris France has been awarded citizenship and a job in the ministry of
fire and disaster management.
passersby was the one that raised the alarm on Saturday on noticing the little boy
hanging in mid-air.
“Luckily, there was someone who was physically fit and who had the courage to go and
get the child,” a spokesman for the fire service said.
The boy’s father, who had reportedly gone out to the shop, has been taken into custody
for leaving the child unattended.
He is to be brought before prosecutors on Monday.
The boy’s mother was not in Paris at the time of the incident.
The child has been placed in state care.