Emmerdale spoilers: Predator Maya Stepney returns to get her teenage prey Jacob

Maya Stepney spies on Jacob in Emmerdale

Maya sneaks back into Emmerdale trying to get a moment alone with her victim teenage Jacob

Despite having been interviewed by the police following the allegations of abuse, Maya Stepney (Louisa Clein) just can't keep away from Jacob (Joe-Warren Plant). But she's taking a big risk in returning to Emmerdale to try to to her teenage prey.

As she lurks in the bushes, Pollard (Chris Chittell) clocks the teacher who's been abusing his grandson. Pretending not to have noticed her, the OAP then walks past headed for home where he plans to phone 999 immediately.

But Maya's not fooled. Pollard's stunned when she enters the B&B and cuts his call.

Maya is spotted by Pollard in Emmerdale

Pollard gives Maya an ultimatum about Jacob

When Pollard insists she tell Jacob she doesn't love him or else he'll call the police, will Maya play ball?


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