|Rank:||Car thief; Criminal|
|Behind the scenes|
|First Appearance:||Tintin in the Congo|
|Last Appearance:||Tintin in the Congo|
In Tintin in the Congo
Tom is seen first as a stowaway on an unamed ship, which was taking Tintin to the Congo, and is seen spying on Tintin. He reappears later when stealing Tintin's car, eventually getting caught.
He makes numerous appearences after, attempting to kill Tintin, eventually he is eaten by crocodiles.