Stephen Jones (pictured back on the streets) received worldwide praise after he ran to help victims at the Manchester Arena and was even offered six months’ rent by West Ham chairman David Sullivan.
West Ham boss David Sullivan has promised to find a flat for the homeless hero of the Manchester terror blast.
Hammers co-chairman David Sullivan and his son have offered to pay rent on a home for rough sleeper Stephen Jones, after being touched by his courage on the night of the attack at the Manchester Arena.
Mr Jones received worldwide praise after he ran to help injured victims during the Ariana Grande concert and even pulled nails from children’s faces.
Dave Sullivan Jnr told the Sun: ‘I have spoken to Steven today and he is not homeless, but currently staying in a hotel which we are paying for.
‘Steve has been in a hotel for a little while whilst we wait for him to choose his accommodation.
‘We aim to have a tenancy agreement in place by the end of the week, and I am going up to Manchester to visit him on 1 July.’
Salman Abedi killed 22 people and injured 119 when he detonated a nail bomb at the Arena.
Mr Jones, who had been sleeping nearby, recalled watching in horror as children covered in blood began pouring out of the arena, leaving behind ‘lifeless’ bodies.
In the fallout of May 22, the son of millionaire businessman David Sullivan tweeted: ‘Me and dad want to rent the homeless man in Manchester a house for 6 months.
‘If anyone can help us get in touch much much appreciated. Such a selfless act needs rewarding. Please tag anyone who can help us.’
Just a few hours later, the pair managed to successfully track Mr Jones down with the help of a nearby homeless centre.
Dave Jnr wrote: ‘WE HAVE FOUND STEVE! Shows the power for good social media has. Thank you to all those involved, you have helped change a man’s life.’