Norton is a tall, slender male member of the street gang known as The Nerds. He is first introduced in Spawn issue #11 and is found to be the second-in-command of the group. In the beginning of the issue. he orders Boomer to make an attack on the alleyways. When Boomer returns to report sighting of a strange caped figure, Norton thinks him to have been taking drugs and with Byron's help, kills him. Shortly after, Spawn initiates an all-out war between the Nerds and the Creeps which leads to the death of Norton, along with all the other gang members.