The Makueni based lawyer Onesmus Masaku who was attacked earlier this month with a machete by a female police officer in Wote town has succumbed to the injuries.
According to LSK vice president Mrs Caroline Kamende, Masaku died today in the morning while receiving treatment at Kenyatta National Hospital Nairobi.
After the attack which happened on 07/10/20 the officer, Nancy Njeri claimed that the lawyer had invited her to his house and tried to rape her which prompted the action.
Later on it emerged that the two were lovers and the officer was arrested a day later and taken to court on 09/10/20 where the prosecution asked for 14 days to conclude the investigation.
The officer will be back to court on Friday this week where the charges are expected to be changed from attempted murder to murder.