The Hero finds Nick and his group of survivors outside of an abandoned home, exposed and distraught. Nick explains that Bob became infected and locked the group out in an attempt to protect them. Unfortunately, the group is now in even more danger and Nick asks the Hero to go inside and put Bob out of his misery, activating the side quest "A New Broom Sweeps Clean". After Bob is killed, Ash, Eva, Lucas, and Patrick move into the house.
- Although his name is mentioned by Nick, Thug is displayed over his head.
- Bob wears a police uniform and riot gear, suggesting he was attacked and bitten while trying to protect his friends.