World in Progress: Dreadlock Theft South Africa

In South Africa, dreadlocks and Rasta braids are popular ways to give your hair some added length and volume. The fashion is part of a booming trade. But the growing demand for lucrative locks has given rise to a new kind of crime: people being attacked and robbed of their hair, as Jana Genth found out. Samantha Early presents the story.

Author: Jana Gent/ Presenter: Samantha Early