After the horrendous events of the past week, will Ben Mitchell tell the police what really happened to Paul in EastEnders?
It’s been a dark and sad week in EastEnders, with the shock death of young Paul Coker (Jonny Labey) and the added angst of his boyfriend, Ben Mitchell (Harry Reid), initially being mistaken as the deceased when injured Paul was first brought to hospital.
The Mitchells were devastated to wrongly learn Ben was dead, but he’s very much alive, much to their relief. However, will he do right by Paul and tell the police what actually happened? Or will it take someone else to convince him to come clean?
Johnny Carter now knows the truth about the attack on Ben and Paul after Ben revealed what really happened…
As Ben talks openly, a supportive Johnny helps Ben through his statement…
Credit: Jack Barnes
Ben breaks down as he deals with the situation and confesses what he needs to do…
After updating the police, Ben tells Johnny he needs to explain events to Les and Pam Coker
But how will Paul’s devastated grandparents react and will the police be able to act on Ben’s new information?
Ben goes to speak to grieving undertaker Les, with Johnny by his side. How will Les take the latest news?
Ben later learns from DC Rice that’s there not enough evidence on the attack suspect, leaving Ben more frustrated than ever
With distraught Ben wanting to take matters into his own hands, Johnny’s concerned. Will Ben end up risking his life for revenge? Watch EastEnders on BBC1 from Monday, July 25