JEROME, Idaho (KLIX)- The City of Jerome honored one of its peace officers after he saved another persons life. Jerome Police officer Sgt. Dennis Clark was given the Life Saving Medal for his efforts in saving a persons life.

According to the city Sgt. Clark responded to a call to the Jerome Walmart on June 28, 2013 where a man was on the floor in a pool of blood unresponsive. Sgt. Clark began CPR and continued to help paramedics and fire personnel. Sgt. Clark's actions helped save the individuals life and has since recovered.