Curtis Pierre, of Union Village, died in the Intensive Care Unit of the San Fernando General Hospital (SFGH).
Homicide detectives said hospital authorities told them that Pierre had been considered medically brain damaged two days before he died.
According to police, on April 26 Pierre and another man allegedly robbed PJ’s Recreation Club along Mount Pleasant Road.
Police said around 2.40 p.m. two thieves clad in coveralls announced a hold-up at the bar as one of them pointed a firearm.
Chinese national Lui Luo, who operated roulette gaming machines inside the club was hit at the back of his head and was robbed of almost $2,000.