Abel is a tall thug who works as the Penguin's bodyguard. He was first seen when Penguin kills a drug trafficker who talked trash about him. He is then seen as a bouncer for the Iceberg Lounge. Abel goes with the Penguin to get payment from noted thug Preston Hardy who willingly gives them the money. Abel then gets into a confrontation with Batman who heard of Penguin trafficking drugs into Gotham. He than proceeds to Knock Out Batman. After Batman kills Penguin Abel's fate is unknown although it is later revealed Abel reformed for the greater good and now works as a bodyguard to Batman's butler Alfred Pennyworth.