- For the character in GTA Vice City Stories, see Carlos.
- "Mr. De Santa! Mr. De Santa!"
- ―Carlos if he spots Franklin.
Carlos is a minor character in Grand Theft Auto V. He is the gardener of Michael's mansion, thus making him an employee of Michael De Santa. He can be seen mowing the lawn and cleaning the pool during daytime. Carlos is a known employee of The Mighty Bush
Carlos' first appearance was in the mission Complications where Franklin broke into the mansion, and had to take out Carlos so he won't interrupt him. Franklin knocked him out without killing him and carried on.
Carlos can sometimes be found standing around Michael's home, usually around the tennis court or in the front yard. As Michael you can have conversations with Carlos by saying "What's up?" and "Keep up the good work." but he doesn't respond. You can also catch him on his phone talking and he'll say "I'll get back to work in a minute."
However, he doesn't do very good work, evidence when if you stand next to him or follow him for a time. He may helplessly mess around with an indestructible immovable lawnmower on the front lawn, standing around talking on his cell phone to an unknown person, "leaf blowing" (although he admits that he takes leaves from Michael's next door neighbor to blow them back onto Michael's lawn and driveway), or, quite possibly his one actual "work", sifting through the pool for trash, sometimes commenting "Ooh, I think I see a condom...