DAVAO City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte now joins the growing ranks of overspeeding drivers in Davao City, as he was caught running at 57kph in a 40kph zone on Friday morning, June 17.
Like the growing ranks, which includes his sister incoming Mayor Sara Duterte, he was issued a ticket.
In an interview via phone with the Davao City Transport and Traffic Management (CTTMO) head Rhodelio Poliquit with Sun.Star Davao, he said that there has already been a lot of cases of prominent people in the city being caught for traffic violations in the past.
"Lahat naman nang lumalabag, huhulihin talaga namin. It's just that our men are told and trained to talk well with the violators, approach them in a polite manner," Poliquit said.
Duterte's eldest son, posted on his online social networking account Facebook the ticket issued to him by Traffic Enforcer Jonathan Frigillana with issue number 179383573.
The ticket said that Duterte was driving at 57 kilometer per hour in a 40 kph zone along the MacArthur Highway in Bangkal, Davao City. In his post, Duterte said he was in a hurry to go home around 4:00 a.m. of June 17, 2016. He lives in Barangay Catalunan Grande.