BEAVERTON, Ore. (KOIN 6) — A 17-year-old runaway from Stockton, California was recovered in a sex trafficking operation that led to the arrest of two other teens by Beaverton police.
Tyrell Charles Armstrong, Jr., 19, and 18-year-old Breyonna Marie Abercrombie were arrested at a Beaverton hotel on Friday. Authorities said the Stockton residents were working their way up to Seattle when detectives arranged to meet them at a hotel.
Armstrong is charged with compelling and promoting prostitution and unlawful possession of a firearm. He’s being held in the Washington County Jail.
Abercrombie was cited and released for promoting prostitution, authorities said.
The 17-year-old runaway will soon be returned to her mother in Stockton.