Simon Gant is police officer. He has known, or at least acks like hes known, Tony Stone for long time. When Tony is takeing care of a drug dealer in Melanie Square Gant drives up and takes him. As Tony is leaving Eva and Duke 's funeral Gant is waiting to say dont do anything stupid and that he always watching him. Inferno bribes Anton Claude , Tony's second in command, to kill Tony. Anton accepts and kills Tony and Simon Gant will take credit for it. His reward will be his first raise in 15 years and being a hero for ending the gang war.