Davao jail inmate dies of heart attack

An inmate died of the Davao City Jail in Barangay Ma-a, Talomo District died of cardiac arrest at 5 p.m. on Sunday.

Chief Insp. Milgrace Driz, the spokesperson of Police Regional Office XI, identified the inmate as Lucio Unggay Esa, 46, married and a resident of Purok 1, Bucana, Barangay 76-A.

Accordingly, at 10:10 a.m. on Sunday, Esa collapsed inside the cell.

JO1 Fernando Gornes, the jail nurse, attended to him but noticed that he was unresponsive. He was then rushed to the Southern Philippines Medical Center in Bajada but was declared dead by the attending physician at 1:09 p.m. of the same date.

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