about alex

Alex Romero is a character from the television series Bates Motel, and is portrayed by Nestor Carbonell. Bates Motel tells the story of a young Norman Bates and his transformation from troubled boy to a psycho.

Alex is the sheriff in the small town where Norman and his mother move to and open Bates Motel. He is aware of the town's illegal activities but goes along with it and lets it be, but does not take part in any proceeds. His father was involved in this activity, however.

Alex becomes involved in the Bates' life after a local goes missing and was last seen at the motel. Further suspiscious events occur and he soon becomes concerned about Norman and his mother, but mostly Norman...

Although he remained complacent about the town's dealings, he ends it and makes some enemies. But soon Federal Agents target him and he must face consequences..

In the midst of his legal issues, he had married and fallen in love with Norma Bates, Norman's mother, and the relationship is going well until Norman finds out and some of his insanity leaks out into view...

Alex tries to protect his town and Norma, and in the end he seems to have lost both...