Unemployed and mentally unstable. Raised by mother (and a lot of different fathers). Taken and imprisoned in a mental facility (Glenside) until Awakened, using what seemed like Superhuman power.
Physically, mentally and Magickally scarred by a …
Dr Ophus Tropeano (deceased)
Orphus Tropeano was a known Nephandus working at the Glenside Insane Asylum. He diverted psychiatric patients who showed potential into his own pet project, working to Awaken subjects through intense torture. Tarkin was his last victim.