JAMESTOWN - Jamestown Police are warning residents of a convicted high risk sex offender who has changed his address within the city.
Damion Orton is living at 1610 Business Loop East #1 (Starlite Motel #1). He does not have a vehicle. Orton is not wanted by police at this time and is on probation.
Orton is a 22-year-old white male standing 5 feet 9 inches and weighing 173 pounds. He has hazel eyes and brown hair. His most recent file photo shows him with medium-length hair and a goatee.
Damion Orton was convicted in Burleigh County District Court, ND in December 2014 of Sexual Imposition. When he was 19, Orton asked a 14-year-old female runaway who was on drugs and intoxicated, to have sex. When she refused, Orton held her down and forcibly had intercourse with her.
Jamestown Police Chief Scott Edinger cautions residents that any attempts to harass, intimidate or threaten Mr. Orton, his family, landlord or employer, will be turned over for prosecution.
Printed handouts of Orton's demographics are available at the Jamestown Police Department.