EastEnders spoilers: Ben questioned by police as Phil brings in Ritchie to help after Callum is caught in the middle


Ben Mitchell is questioned by the police next week in EastEnders after hatching a plan to set up Danny Hardcastle. 

Callum is juggling Ben’s criminal schemes with his brand new career in the police force, and was even forced to cover for him last week in the ITV soap after spotting Ben on the CCTV footage from the warehouse robbery.

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Phil asks Callum if he knew about Ben’s plan

Callum was forced to lie for Ben when his boss told him that their new target is Danny – and that he wanted all evidence of his and any other party’s involvement in the warehouse robbery.

Ben’s appearance was a kick in the teeth for Callum, after Ben previously promised to turn over a new leaf and leave his criminal life behind.

But after Callum told Ben that the police were trying to target Danny, Ben decided to take matters into his own hands and hatch a plan to set the gangster up.

Callum will be torn between his personal and professional life

Callum frets over DI Thompson’s offer

Ben’s decision came as Callum was quizzed by his boss DI Thompson about why he’s dating a Mitchell.

Next week’s episodes of EastEnders will see Callum torn between his personal and professional life as he frets about his boss DI Thompson’s offer.

Callum’s concerns grow when he overhears Phil and Ritchie discussing Ben’s latest plan that has landed him in the police station.

Later, Phil confronts Callum and asks if he knew about Ben’s risky plan.

Later, viewers will see Ben struggling as he’s questioned at the police station.

Viewers will see Ben told that his story can’t be verified and that he’d be released if he could come up with a convincing story, but what will he do?

And might Callum choose to pick his career over the man he loves?