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Boy who saved little brother from fall recognized in Bal Harbour

by WSVN 7 News | Dec 20, 2016
A 9-year-old boy was recognized at Bal Harbour Village Hall for saving his baby brother from a bad fall. Tuesday night’s ceremony was a proud moment for young Joseph Levi and his family.
BAL HARBOUR, FLA. (WSVN) - A 9-year-old boy was recognized at Bal Harbour Village Hall for saving his baby brother from a bad fall.

Tuesday night’s ceremony was a proud moment for young Joseph Levi and his family.

“This highest honor, which is bestowed by the Mayor of Bal Harbour, has been awarded to Joseph Levi, for the most heroic and epic catch,” said Mayor Gabriel Groisman.

The 9-year-old was honored by Groisman, who also happens to be his uncle. “I was super nervous, and my heart was beating really fast,” Levi told 7News.

Levi was recognized for saving his 11-month-old brother back in September after he rolled off his changing station.

“My friends were like, ‘That is so cool, you’re on TV,'” Levi said. “‘That’s amazing.'” Read More...