The second episode of heartbreaking four part true story Little Boy Blue continues on Monday 1 May at 9.00pm on ITV.
In the second part DS Dave Kelly (Stephen Graham) is under increasing pressure to bring the killer to justice, but his efforts are frustrated by the suspect’s friends and family, who spin a web of lies designed to keep him free.
As witnesses are forced to examine their conscience, Rhys’s parents, Mel (Sinèad Keenan) and Steve (Brìan F. O’Byrne) navigate their way through the emotional fallout, whilst battling to keep their family together.
As Rhys Jones is laid to rest, a police raid at the home of Kevin Moody (Michael Moran, pictured) leads to the recovery of the gun used in his murder. Moody must choose between being labelled a “grass” and risking retribution, or protecting the killer and facing jail time. An unexpected result from the forensic tests on the gun leaves the entire investigation hanging in the balance.
Little Boy Blue Episode 2 (of 4) airs on Monday 1 May 2017 from 9.00pm-10.00pm on ITV.