Lolong largest crocodile in captivity is dead. He is an Indo-Pacific or Saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) measured at 20 feet 3 inches (6.17 m) and currently the largest crocodile in captivity is dead.
Good pm from Abs cbn Butuan- Fyi po….mayor elorde of bunawan informed us,patay na ang buwayang si lolong ngayong gabi lang…the team just arrived butuan.nagcover sila sa check up niya lumaki tyan tapos namatay -Charie Villa via facebook stream
Good pm from ABS CBN Butuan – FYI: Mayor Elorde of Bunawan informed us that the crocodile lolong just died. The team just arrived at Butuan to cover his check up and lolong’s stomach enlarged and he (lolong) died.
Note: We cannot confirm if the story about the death of the largest crocodile lolong is true. Confirmed, lolong is dead.
According to Dr. Alex Collantes of the Davao Crocodile Park in Davao City, who travelled to Bunawan town in Agusan del Sur earlier in the day Sunday to check on the crocodile at the request of its keepers, Lolong died at 8:12 p.m.
“Talagang wala nang buhay si Lolong, diretsong patay 8:12 p.m.,” Bunawan mayor Edwin Elorde also said in an interview on dzBB radio.
The reason for the keepers’ call to Collantes has not been given, nor has Lolong’s cause of death been determined.