Ofcom rejects Emmerdale murder scene complaints
Ofcom has rejected more than 100 complaints about a recent murder scene in Emmerdale.
Ex-prisoner Gerry Roberts, played by Shaun Thomas, was killed by Lachlan White (Thomas Atkinson) in a scene broadcast last month.
Gerry was lured to a B&B where the roof collapsed and killed him in the ITV soap.
An Ofcom spokeswoman said complaints were dismissed because they "found no graphic details were shown on screen".
"We carefully assessed complaints that scenes involving violence were not suitable for broadcast before the watershed.
"The scenes were also part of a... read more
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