DAVAO CITY — The son of the President of Philippines who doubles at the Vice Mayor of Davao City, Paolo Duterte has been confirmed dead on arrival at the hospital in Davao early Wednesday morning.
Paolo was rushed to hospital in the Davao City around 8pm on Monday and was discharged Tuesday, a source at the hospital told the media.His condition triggered in the early morning of Wednesday and was pronounced dead after been rushed to the hospital.
The cause of his death is not yet known and sources say that his body has since been sent for autopsy.
The President, his father Rodrigo Duterte and other government officials have been with him since he took ill suddenly.
Paolo “Pulong” Zimmerman Duterte was the incumbent Vice-Mayor of Davao City and the eldest son of former Mayor of Davao City and now Philippine President, Rodrigo Duterte.