It has been widely reported in the media this morning that the Islamic State militant known as Jihadi John has been named as Mohammed Emwazi from West London.
The man is believed to have appeared in a number of sickening videos in show the brutial murder of british hotages.
The Washington Post has today named the 27 year old and claim he is known to British security services.
Emwazi graduated with a degree in computer programming.
The Met Police have released a quick statement saying “We are not going to confirm the identity of anyone at this stage or give an update on the progress of this live counter- terrorism investigation.”