Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder following a “targeted” and “horrific” attack in Greater Manchester.

Thomas Campbell, 38, was found dead at a Riverside address in Mossley at around 10.30am last Sunday.

Two men aged 31 and 37 were detained on Thursday and Friday.

Both remain in custody.

Greater Manchester Police said that the investigation into the murder was being carried out “at a rapid pace”.

“These arrests are big steps in our homicide investigation as we piece together what was a horrific attack and get the family the answers they so desperately need,” said Detective Inspector Mark Davies of the Major Incident Squad.

“Our investigation is very much ongoing into what we still believe was a targeted and deliberate [incident].”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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