This Criminal is a comic adapted character appearing in The Walking Dead: Road to Survival. He is the featured antagonist of Act One of the Days Gone Bye roadmap event.

Pre-Apocalypse

Sometime before the apocalypse, the Criminal had committed a crime. This led to officers Rick Grimes and Shane Walsh chasing after him.

They caught up to him and engage in a lengthy gun fight. This was the last day Rick would see the pre-apocalyptic world as the criminal managed to shoot him down, resulting in Rick entering a coma.

It is unknown what happened to the criminal after the shootout.