She is later kidnapped from Ric's home by Lorenzo Alcazar.Lorenzo develops feelings for her while he is holding her on his yacht.Carly also becomes good friends with her old flame, Jason.
Luke decides to keep Carly's true identity a secret to protect Bobbie.
He threatened Carly to attempt to drive her out of town. When AJ fails to remember the tryst tries to pass the baby off as Tony's.
The only exception is Amy Vining, who causes friction between Monica and Carly. Carly slowly works her way in to the Spencer family and uses Tony to her advantage to get in to the nursing program.
Carly begins to slowly seduce Tony and the two kiss on Bobbie's birthday.
She applies for a position at General Hospital as a physical therapist.
After a brief discussion with Ruby Anderson she gets a room at Kelly's Diner.
This attempt fails and just drives Carly closer to her former fling Jason. After discovering that Tony plans to leave her and get custody of the baby, Carly claims that the child was her former lover Jason's.
After a bitter fight with Tony, Carly beds a drunk A. She reveals to him that she is really Caroline Leigh Benson, Bobbie's daughter.
A 22-year old woman named Carly Roberts is first seen on April 5, 1996, receiving money from a P.