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Line Of Duty Series 6, Episode 6: The 13 Burning Questions We Now Have

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26.04.2021

She’s alive!

That was the cry that could be heard in living rooms up and down the country as Line Of Duty revealed DI Kate Fleming’s fate following last week’s agonising cliffhanger.

But Sunday night’s episode of the hit BBC cop show saw two other characters meet their maker, as it was revealed Ryan Pilkington did not survive his and Fleming’s stand-off, while Marcus Thurwell was also found dead – or, at least, that’s what we’ve been led to believe.

Meanwhile, DCI Jo Davidson ended up behind bars when she admitted being forced by her uncle Tommy Hunter – who, in a dark twist, was also revealed to be her father too – to join the police force to serve the OCG from the inside.

The episode delivered a lot in terms of answers to previous questions, but our suspicions about DCS Patricia Carmichael have now reached new heights, as the hunt for the “fourth man” became more important than ever.

Ahead of what promises to be an explosive finale next week, here’s our final set of burning questions...

1. Why did Fleming flee the scene of Pilkington’s death?

We’ll be honest, we’re really not sure why Fleming decided to flee after shooting Pilkington dead – she would have been in the clear as there was an immediate threat to her life, plus she could have apprehended Davidson.

We’re guessing that Fleming still wanted to believe the best of Davidson, and was hoping she would lead her to more information about the investigation.

2. Who did Davidson believe her father was growing up?

The episode saw the truth about Davidson’s parentage revealed, when it was confirmed that Tommy Hunter was both her uncle and father, after he’d raped his sister as a teenager.

While Davidson found out later in life that her mother was sexually assaulted and then made to keep the child, she did not know Hunter was her father, and grew up believing another man was.

She didn’t disclose his identity to AC-12, but did tell Fleming that he was a bent........

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