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Antonio Tommaso murder: Two held over New Barnet flat fire stab death

Antonio James Tammaso Image copyright Metropolitan Police
Image caption Police initially thought the fire was not suspicious until tests showed Mr Tommaso had suffered multiple stab wounds

Two men have been arrested in connection with the murder of man whose body was found in a burnt out flat.

The body of Antonio Tommaso, 49, was found by firefighters at the property in Potters Road, in New Barnet, north London, last Thursday.

Post-mortem tests revealed he had died of multiple stab wounds.

Police said two men, aged 30 and 31, were arrested on Thursday morning on suspicion of murder and currently remained in custody.

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