Jolo Revilla wins; Lacson's son concedes

ABS-CBN News

Posted at May 15 2013 01:09 AM | Updated as of May 15 2013 09:20 AM

actor Jolo Revilla and Ronald Jay Lacson

MANILA – Actor Jolo Revilla, son of Senator Bong Revilla, is set to win the vice-gubernatorial race in Cavite,

His opponent, Ronaldo Jay Lacson of the Liberal Party, conceded Tuesday night.

Lacson, son of Senator Ping Lacson, thanked his supporters in a statement.

“Mga kababayan, maraming maraming salamat sa inyong suporta sa aking pangangandidato bilang bise gobernador. Patapos na po ang bilangan ng ating mga botong halalang ito, hindi magbabago ang aking pananaw na tulungan ang aking bayang pinagmulan at magpatuloy sa pagbibigay ng serbisyong disente sa mga Kabitenyo,” he said.

As of 11:23 p.m. Tuesday, Lacson was behind with 231,105 votes against Revilla’s 394,147 votes. -- Report from Chiara Zambrano, ABS-CBN News