Police Name London Terrorist Attacker

Police Name London Terrorist Attacker
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

23 Mar 2017

Police in the UK have named the man who carried out the terrorist attack in London yesterday afternoon.

British-born Khalid Masood has been named as the man behind the incident.

Earlier, Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks, which left 52-year-old Masood and three others dead and up to 29 people injured.

The fourth person killed was a US tourist from Utah who was in Europe celebrating his 25th wedding anniversary.

Kurt Cochran's wife was also seriously injured.

Seven people remain in a critical condition in hospital, however an Irish person caught up in the incident is not thought to be seriously injured.