EASTENDERS fans were left horrified on Monday night after Bex Fowler dropped her phone into her bath.
Viewers couldn’t figure out if the downtrodden student did it on purpose or if there had been a mistake.
One moment it was there and the next it was gone.
But the scene ended with actress Jasmine Armfield ignoring the mishap and slipping under the water.
Viewers were up in arms on Twitter as one person said: “Did she just put the phone in the water?”
One more wrote: “Shocking scenes in @bbceastenders tonight as they kill-off Bex Fowler’s mobile phone.”
Another tweeted: “Eh? Why did Bex just plunge her phone into the bath?”
And another typed: “Bex is gonna need a bowl of rice for her phone – whoop”
As one agreed: “Hope Bex has that phone insured.”
Meanwhile, others were terrified Bex had been planning to take her own life.
Martin Fowler’s daughter concerned fans by looking disinterested in her own life and future in Monday’s episode.
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Later when she was desperate to avoid shopping for University with her mum Sonia, with fans thinking she was actively avoiding considering she had a future.
And when her best friend Louise set her up with a reporter to tell how she had tried to save her life during the hostage crisis, Louise dropped a huge hint.
She told Bex: “You didn’t care about your own life at all. Hunter could have killed you and you didn’t back away.
“You could have been seconds from death and you just fronted it out.”
Fans took her comments to heart and think Bex is planning to take her own life.
One wrote: “Rahhh why Bex wanna drown herself in the bathtub”
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A second said: “That scene with bex going underwater in the bath….. I feel a suicide coming”
Another added: “Are we heading towards a attempted suicide/depression story with bex”
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