Not to be confused with Karl. Carl is Eddie's brother and Krueger's brother in-law in Sudden Impact. He tries to fight Callahan when he shows up at their fish store to talk to question their sister about her murdered husband, but loses. He later assists in bailing Mick out of jail with Eddie. He helps Mick beat up Harry Callahan. He and his brother Eddie help Mick in beating Jennifer Spencer and try to help him rape her. Carl is shot in the head by Harry when trying to hide behind a sign.