A fashion designer, Ayomide Taiwo, who was attacked by a Police Officer, Inspector Ago Egharepbe, attached to Ibokun Divisional Headquarters, Osun State, is dead.
Ayomide, twenty-year-old, had been in a coma since Tuesday following the attack by the Inspector, who was said to have requested a bribe from him in the state.
He passed on around 10 am on Sunday.
An uncle to the deceased, Segun Agboola, confirmed his death on Sunday.
He said: “Ayomide never made it. He died after spending about six days in a coma. Since the incident happened on Tuesday, he had been in a coma.
“We are planning to take the corpse to Iragbiji, his hometown for burial. He lost his father long ago. He is survived by mother, aged grandmother and two siblings.”