Man booked in alleged rape

Staff reports

Police arrested a man Sunday for allegedly raping a woman after meeting her at a Prairieville bar, according to a police spokesperson.

The alleged crime reportedly occurred early Saturday at a hotel on Constitution Avenue in Baton Rouge.

Allen Locke, 29, of 12235 Dove Hollow Drive was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on one count each of simple forcible rape and aggravated sexual battery.