Paulie was a mobster working for Jackie Earl.
Paulie is encountered in Chicago when Black Annis invades Earl's warehouse. Paulie and his men don't hesitate to shoot Annis. After they are done the other mobsters start making fun of Paulie criticizing his aim, his ties and his breath. Paulie in anger goes to see if Annis is dead, only for Annis to jump up and kill Paulie and the mobsters.