EastEnders fans stunned by soap shooting spree

Viewers were impressed by the drama.

Press Association
Last updated: 6 September 2019 - 9.20pm

Fans have been stunned by an EastEnders episode featuring a shocking shooting spree.

Hunter Owen went on the rampage in Albert Square before being taken down by armed police.

The villainous character shot Keanu Taylor and Ben Mitchell, and attempted to kill Louise Mitchell.

The bloody instalment of the BBC One soap saw Hunter, played by Charlie Winter, shot dead by police before he could dispatch the pregnant Louise.

Fans were left reeling by the drama, and some felt it was a return to writing form for the show.

One viewer wrote on Twitter: “How amazing was EastEnders tonight?Absolutely brilliant end to an exciting week. Well done to Everyone involved.”

Another posting online said: “Brilliant #EastEnders not been this tense since Bradly falling off the Vic!”

One fan feeling the drama wrote: “Wow just wow at #Eastenders what an intense episode.”

Another simply wrote: “That episode of eastenders was crazy!”

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