The trick apparently shocked onlookers

VIDEO: Man removes head in Halloween stunt

Thursday, November 1, 2012
12.01 PM

A video of an American magician stunning onlookers by appearing to remove his head has attracted more than three million hits online.

Rich Ferguson, from California, is shown performing the Halloween stunt to shocked passers-by.

But don’t worry, it’s just a trick - although Rich refuses to reveal how it is done.