Description: 6 feet and 260 pounds, gray hair with brown eyes.
Where registered to live: 2300 block of Fawcett Avenue, Tacoma.
On at least three occasions, HAMPTON took one or more of the victims from Washington to Portland, Oregon, for them to engage in prostitution.
All of the victims were required to give HAMPTON the money made from prostitution.
The following convicted sex offenders have recently registered to live in Pierce County.
Each is categorized as a Level 3 sex offender — those considered most likely to commit similar crimes.
On December 15, 2009, HAMPTON pleaded guilty to two counts of Interstate Transportation of a Minor, one count of Interstate Transportation for Prostitution, and two counts of Sex Trafficking of a Minor. Settle pointed out that HAMPTON caused a lot of “human wreckage” and that through his actions he devastated the young lives of the victims and referring to one victim, noting that HAMPTON in essence gave her a “life sentence.” According to records in the case, the FBI’s Innocence Lost Task Force began investigating HAMPTON in February 2008, when the Lakewood Police Department contacted a 14-year-old runaway regarding an assault.