Last week, a man named Jermaine received a call from his sister about how their mother's high-rise apartment building was on fire. "I climbed up with some barbed-wire cutters to cut the gate so that the firefighters will be able to get upstairs"
"I climbed up with some barbed-wire cutters to cut the gate so that the firefighters will be able to get upstairs , "the 35-year-old told 6ABC. "When I first got there, there were 100 cops out there, 50 firefighters. They said the whole building was on fire and they were not letting nobody in. for my mother. "
Jermaine's mother is reportedly bed-ridden and at the time was with her boyfriend. Contrary to reports received by firefighters and police, the fire did not reach the woman's 1
Jermaine's mother and her boyfriend were instructed to wait on the porch while the fire and the smoke were being contained. Realizing his mother was fine, the son began making his descent. That's when news cameras started rolling.
Since the footage went viral, Jermaine claims he did not do anything too special. "I think if anyone else was in that situation they would do the same thing, because you do not want to just sit outside and lose their mother," he said, revealing he had previously learned how to climb buildings. "As kids, we used to jump roofs."
Wow. What a story, and feat!