The first thing Scott did when he came to town was the use Frank Cameron's gun to shoot Carl Hutchins. While Carl was in the hospital, Scott went to see him, where viewers learned the two knew each other. He helped set a fire in Carl's hospital room, allowing Carl to escape and fake his own death. He spirited Carl off to Key West, then announced to the Corys that Carl had hired him to help run Cory Publishing. He is helping Carl in his plans to get Rachel and the twins out of Bay City. After kidnapping Amanda to take her to Boca Lynda in order to get the Cory's money, Scott was killed in a showdown with Amanda and the Sinclair brothers. He had acid flung on him, then in his final act, blew up the entire building. Shortly after Scott's death, they revealed that he was the child of Andrew Hutchins and his second wife, born shortly before Andrew's death, when Carl was just a young man.