In a major moment on Thursday’s Days of our Lives, the NBC soap opera kicked it up even another notch with the reveal of who is the latest serial murdered on the Salem canvas … the necktie killer!
SPOILER ALERT: Do not read any further if you have not seen today’s airshow.
In a key scenes, Abigail (Kate Mansi) tries to tell Ben (Rob Scott Wilson) that she wants to be with him, even though he broke off their engagement, and that Chad (Billy Flynn) is not the problem in their relationship. After giving it some thought, he tells Abigail that he wants them to leave Salem tonight to start a new life together. Abigail says she has to first say goodbye to her family, but she will go tomorrow. Later, Clyde (James Read) comes to visit Ben. That is when Ben tells his father that he won’t be needing the house he got for him and Abigail as they are leaving town. Ben gives Clyde back the keys to their new home.
However, Clyde tells Ben there is no reason he should leave. There is an APB out for the arrest of Chad DiMera for the murders of Serena Mason (Melissa Archer), Paige Larson (True O’Brien), and the attempted murder of Marlena Evans (Deidre Hall). Chad will no longer be a problem for Ben and Abigail’s relationship. Upon hearing this news, Ben’s demeanor changes. He gloats and decides that he and Abigail will indeed stay put in Salem.
Later alone in a spine-chilling moment, Ben takes out a blue container from under the bed. He opens it up, revealing the neckties and all the paraphernalia he used to murder Serena and Paige! Indeed, Ben is the necktie killer! Later, he gathers up the incriminating evidence puts it in a trash bag and throws it into the deep waters of Salem!
Watch today’s “killer” scenes featuring Rob Scott Wilson below! Let us know what you thought of the reveal! Did you think the killer would turn out to be Ben? Are you enjoying Rob’s heel turn as a creepy Ben? Share your thoughts in the comment section below!