Shawn Tsang was the former sidekick of a criminal called the Pigeon. Upon being captured by Batman & Robin, she left both Gotham and her criminal career. Years later, Shawn has become part of Bludhaven's community center. When Dick moves his heroic activities to Bludhaven, he meets Shawn as he decides to work in the center as well. Later, he would discover that Shawn is still the Defacer and part of support group of former criminals called the Run-Offs. One night, Nightwing enters Shawn's apartment hoping to find her. Instead, he finds a pregnancy test reading positive. Believing Shawn to be pregnant with his child, he and Robin go in search for her.