He had meningitis as a baby, leaving him partly deaf in one ear.
Bludgeoned with a picture-frame Total: 1 Ben was born in March 1996, to Phil Mitchell and Kathy Hills.
DS Crisp talks to Shirley and she points to the washing machine. Ben wants to give a message to Jay but couldn't pass it on.
DS Crisp says the interview is over while he gives the lawyer "the look" and the lawyer gives Ben a piece of paper and a pen.
In March 2010, his half-sister, Louise Mitchell, turns up on the Square.