Man Arrested After Human Body Parts Found In His Possession

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JOHANNESBURG – A man has been arrested after police found him in possession of human body parts.

He is expected to appear in the Margate Magistrates Court soon.

The police received information on Sunday night which led to the suspect’s arrest.

The man confirmed he was in possession of human remains and told police he was a traditional healer.

The police’s Thembeka Mbele said: “At this stage, it is unknown who the body parts belong to and their analysis will confirm if the body parts belong to more than one person.”