The police search the Rovers. Steve's furious pointing out that they're ruining his wedding. The police find the drugs and cash planted in Becky's handbag. Becky's outraged and protests her innocence but to no avail. DC Hooch slips Slug a wad of cash for doing his dirty work. Steve wrongly assumes that Becky's been drug dealing to raise the cash to pay for the surprise honeymoon. Becky tries to explain that she won the honeymoon in a competition but it's obvious Steve doesn't believe her. Becky's arrested on suspicion of supplying drugs. Steve promises to stand by her but Becky tells him not to bother as it's clear he doesn't believe her. Tony moves into No.7 with Maria on a permanent basis. Maria's delighted as she now feels they're a "family". Eddie's gutted when the police smash up his wedding cake looking for drugs. At the police station Becky is interviewed by DC Hooch. She realises that he's behind the whole set-up. Steve finds out from Natasha that Becky was telling the truth, she did win the honeymoon in a competition. Steve feels terrible for ever doubting Becky. Steve goes to the police station hoping to see Becky. DC Hooch enjoys telling him how he's locked Becky in a cell. Steve realises Becky's been stitched up. Becky, still in her wedding dress, cries alone in her cell.


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  • TV Times synopsis: The police search of the Rovers uncovers exactly what DC Hooch intended, and as Becky is arrested for possession of drugs, she realises that Steve has assumed she is guilty.
  • Viewing Figures: First UK broadcast - 8,550,000 viewers (4th place).

Notable dialogue

DC Hooch (to Becky McDonald): "Of all the custody suites in all the world, you had to walk into mine."

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