Second Finance Minister's son had bleeding in his brain, stomach, cause of death still not declared

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SIBU - A postmortem conducted on the body of the late Datuk Andrew Wong Kee Yew revealed that there had been bleeding in the left side of his brain.

Sibu OCPD Asst Comm Stanley Jonathan Ringgit said Dr Sia Chew Guan, the pathologist who conducted the postmortem at Sibu Hospital on Monday (Feb 11) afternoon, also found that there was bleeding in his stomach.

However, he said the cause of death cannot be ascertained yet, as further reports from the hospital are required.

Wong, 42, who was the son of Second Finance Minister Datuk Seri Wong Soon Koh, died suddenly at 11pm on Sunday (Feb 10) in his family home in Jalan Ipoh.

His mother, Datin Seri Leong Poh Lin, found him unconscious in his dressing room at 9.30pm Sunday.

The wake for Wong will take place from 9am to 5pm on Wednesday (Feb 13) at Nirvana Memorial Park, Mile 23, Jalan Oya.

The body will be cremated at 8am the next day (Feb 14).