He's locked away in jail, having murdered his wife Amy and uncle DS Thorpe.
And it seems he's not stopping there - as Hollyoaks bad boy Ryan was seen in Wednesday's first look episode breaking free and seemingly setting his sights on Farrah.
Farrah was seen visiting Ryan under the rouse that she is going to help him break out of jail.
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But in fact she is double-crossing him, working with the police in order to coax information from him about where Kim is being hidden.
As Kim gets weaker and weaker, trapped at Hollyoaks High, Farrah spoke to Ryan, wearing a wire, concocting a plan to get him out, with the hopes he'd lead the cops to his