Durban Police arrested a man in possession of a human head on Friday morning. Police spokesman Lieutenant-colonel Thulani Zwane said that cops reacted after receiving a tip off.
Cops spotted the man fitting the description in the Durban CBD, and upon searching his bag, found the human head.
He said they are still searching for the body of the man whose head was found in the bag.
Zwane said it is alleged the man was going to sell the head to a Sangoma.
Police are investigating.