The Nigeria Police Force has dismissed an inspector, Ago Egharevba, who allegedly attacked a fashion designer, Ayomide Taiwo with the butt of his gun.
The victim, Ayomide Taiwo, reportedly died on Sunday.
The dismissed officer was attached to Ibokun Divisional Police Headquarters.
Effiezy reports that the 20-year-old fashion designer, Ayomide was allegedly brutalised by Inspector Ago with the butt of the gun over N50 bribe.
It was gathered that on Tuesday, Ayomide was attacked alongside his brother, Wasiu Taiwo at Ibokun and sustained an open injury on his hand.
Ayomide died at 08:30 am on Sunday after six days in coma at the Ladoke Akintola Teaching Hospital (LAUTECH), Osogbo, where he was receiving treatment.
A reliable source told our correspondent that the remaining two police officers at the checkpoint when the incident happened were now in the custody of the police at the state Criminal Investigation Department.
The Commissioner of Police, Osun State Police Command, Undie Adie, frowned at the misconduct of Police Officer Inspector Ago attached and condemned in totality grievous assault on the innocent man.