CHICAGO (CBS) — Nine-year-old Cyrus might look like just your average kid from Portage Park – but he’s really a superhero.

Cyrus is battling cystic fibrosis, a life-threatening lung disorder. But he’s not letting that stop him from taking down the bad guys.

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With his superhero suit and his bubble machine, he is transformed into his alter ego, Mind’s Eye.

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On Sunday, with the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Chicago Police Department, Cyrus received an award from protecting the city from an evil villain known as Dr. Laugh.

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The ceremony took place at Navy Pier. Mind’s Eye even got his superhero logo displayed on the Centennial Ferris Wheel.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff