Mummified human head found in bag

POLICE are investigating after a woman found a mummified human head in a bag while she was out walking.

POLICE are investigating after a woman found a mummified human head in a bag while she was out walking.

It is thought the head, found on a public footpath, may be several years old and police are trying to establish the identity of the remains and cause of death.

The walker made the grim discovery in the Newhaven area of Edinburgh this morning.