Theresa May: Missing terror suspect 'not direct threat'
Home Secretary Theresa May has told MPs that missing terror suspect Mohammed Ahmed Mohamed ''does not pose a direct threat to the public in the UK''.
Somali-born Mr Mohamed, 27, who was electronically tagged, escaped surveillance by leaving a mosque in London dressed in a burka.
Shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper has described the situation as "extremely serious".
Speaking in the House of Commons, Theresa May defended the manner in which Mr Mohamed was tagged.
04 Nov 2013