Baltimore City police arrested a man charged with rape and child abuse Friday morning in Northwest Baltimore.
Police said Lawrence Scott, 39, of the 2100 block of Meadowview Road was arrested, without incident, in the 4400 block of Pall Mall Road in the Northwest District.
Police said Scott was wanted for a Nov. 3 rape in the 2300 block of Lauretta Ave. He has been charged with rape and child abuse. Members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force arrested Scott, who was listed on the city Police Department’s Top 5 Offender list.
Police said Scott was taken to Central Booking and is waiting to see a court commissioner.