“Mitch is not immediately suspicious, he’s just in shock,” Roger went on to explain to Inside Soap.
“He’s in disbelief and denial, because he can’t believe Chantelle is dead. The first thing he asks is, ‘How did it happen?’ And when he asks that question more than three times, and nobody is answering in any clear way, that’s when it starts to bite at him. Then he begins to hear the whispers…”
Getting over the death of a loved one is one thing, but finding out another person close to them is responsible is unimaginable.
Will the grief-stricken parents believe Gray’s lies that Kheerat could be trying to cover up his own deadly actions?
EastEnders continues tonight at 7:35pm on BBC One.