He became a suspect in the murder investigation of judge's assistant Ebenezer Huxley in Hope to Die (Case #6 of A World Forgotten).
57 years of age, Tobias has green eyes and short grey hair. He sports a beige shirt with a white collar under a purple waistcoat, with a fleur-de-lys pattern, with silver buttons and a beige bow-tie, and wears a black coat with gold lining over the top. He is also seen wearing a small golden monocle with a silver lining. He is also often seen holding a cigar.
Hailing from Stonemoor, Tobias used to serve as a sketch artist before eventually moving to Ravenedge to join the police force. Tobias is known to have a sharp tongue and be witty with his responses, his behaviour often being called sassy and lively. Tobias is also known to be artistic and have an interest in fashion, being the one who designed the police uniform for the Ravenedge police.