She apparently cheated and left Noah for her other lover, leaving Noah hurt and returning back to Genoa City. Months later, Noah finds a duffle bag filled with money and a note from Adriana asking him to keep the money safe. Adriana eventually showed up at Noah's doorstep and began throwing herself onto him, despite them having broken up because of her infidelity. However, she made it clear that she was still in love with Noah. She found that the half-million dollars cash she stole from a police standoff in New York was stolen by Kevin Fisher and Chloe Mitchell.