Hunted terror suspect in burqa CCTV images released

CCTV images have been released of a terror suspect being hunted by police.

Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed was last seen at a west London mosque on Friday afternoon.

He entered the building wearing Western-style clothes, but CCTV images issued by Scotland Yard later show him leaving with his face and body fully covered by the traditional Islamic garment.

Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed
The 27-year-old is subject to a Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures notice (Tpim). Credit: PA
Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed
A court-imposed anonymity order banning the publication of Mohamed's name has been lifted to allow police to make a public appeal. Credit: PA
Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed
Somalia-born Mohamed is 5ft 8in tall and of medium build. Credit: PA

Mohamed is "not considered at this time to represent a direct threat to the public", Scotland Yard said, but urged anyone who sees him to call 999 immediately.


Lost terror suspect was bailed

Terror suspect Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed, who escaped surveillance by dressing in a burka, had previously been twice remanded in custody for allegedly breaching controls imposed on him.