A Level Two registered sex offender from Auburn is in Cayuga County Jail on alleged rape charges following an investigation into possible child abuse. The investigation into a nine-month old child who had extensive, unexplained bruising and rug burns across the majority of his body started in May. Auburn Police Detective Bryant Bergenstock
The 37 year old Scott admitted to accidentally causing the injuries to the child. Det. Bergenstock said they looked into the relationship Scott had with the infant’s mother.
Scott, who was convicted in 2002 of sexually abusing a teen, was arrested Monday on rape, assault and endangering the welfare of a child. Additional charges are pending. Scott is currently serving jail time for an unrelated conviction.