Greater Manchester Police (GMP) officers investigating the killing of an ex-navy officer in Chorlton have arrested a man.
The 21-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
At around 3am on Sunday 23 April police were called to an address on Cranbourne Road in Chorlton-cum-Hardy.
The residents, 35-year-old Michael Samwell and his wife Jessica were awoken by a loud bang downstairs.
Michael went down to see what was happening and shortly afterwards shouting was heard from the rear of the property.
Michael was then found in the parking area at the rear of the address with serious injuries. He was taken to hospital but sadly died a short time later.
His car, a black Audi S3, had been stolen.
It appears that Michael was run over by the vehicle causing his injuries.
Police investigating have arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion of murder.
He is now in police custody for questioning.
Detective Superintendent Jon Chadwick from GMP’s Serious Crime Division said: “We have arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with Mike Samwell’s senseless murder.
“Our investigation is still in its early stages and we are still appealing for the public to help us.
“My thoughts continue to be with Mike’s family and friends at this devastating time”.