However, PAO chief Persida Rueda Acosta said a second DNA test is no longer needed following the positive identification by the parents and a comparative analysis of the body based on Kulot’s photos when he was alive.
“I am giving PAO a freehand to decide on the matter,” he said.
A Death Certificate was already issued for Kulot which was certified as correct by Dr. Carlomagno G. Yalung, Medico-Legal Officer from the NBI. The NBI conducted the full autopsy on Kulot while forensic experts from PAO led by Dr. Erwin Erfe conducted a forensic analysis on the wounds sustained by the boy.
Here is the copy of Kulot’s death certificate:
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