EMMERDALE’S Vanessa Woodfield will be left terrified next week as rapist killer Pierce Harris kidnaps her son Johnny.
The vet – who is played by actress Michelle Hardwick in the ITV soap – will be forced into a terrifying confrontation with evil Pierce when he grabs her son from her.
Vanessa and Rhona are still unaware that Pierce has been released from prison after Graham intercepted the message and tracked him down.
Pierce returned the favour by hunting Graham down and killing him in cold blood, before framing Marlon Dingle for the crime.
Next week Vanessa will still be struggling by the news that her girlfriend Charity Dingle stole the money Graham had stolen from Kim Tate.
With Charity terrified she has finally done something that will result in Vanessa leaving her, Vanessa makes a decision.
Vanessas compelled to tell Rhona about Charity stealing Grahams money, but just as shes about to crack, Charity arrives and interrupts her to prevent her from doing so.
The next day, Vanessa is resolute shes going to the police about it hopeful it will clear Marlon’s name.
But Charity talks her down but is full of dread about how long Vanessa can last – but that’s nothing compared to the horror awaiting her.
Vanessas blindsided when Pierce sneaks up on her while she looks for one of Johnnys toys around back of the Woolpack.
Evil Pierce picks Vanessa’s young son Johnny up and runs away leaving Vanessa to desperately chase after him and fight to save her son.
Will she survive the run in with Pierce long enough to warn Rhona he’s back?