"He looks like a model," says a Facebook fan. Jeremy Meeks The Sexy Criminal Mug Shot has hit over 167 ooo likes on Facebook in just four days.
"Divine,just no words ...the more I see of him the more addicted I am ,he has got some power about him" a comment from another die hard fan. He's a criminal. A sexy internet criminal with $ 900,000 bail.
For the 30-year-old with the ice blue eyes and several tattoos on the neck is particularly with the ladies good.Tens of thousands already clicked "Like", shared or commented on the police photo. "Sexy man! I do not care that he's a criminal," summarizes a User.
Meeks, 30, was charged last Friday with illegally possessing a firearm, as well as other gun- and gang-related charges. He was also accused of violating his parole, prosecutors said.
In an interview with KXTV, Meeks said he's done things in his past that he should not have, but that he's not a hardened criminal. “I just want them to know that this is really not like me, I’m not some kingpin,” he said.
He told the news station that he spent years in prison for grand theft and that the teardrop tattoo on his cheekbone was for “doing some things in his past he is not proud of."
Meeks was arraigned on 11 felony counts and his bail was set at $1 million.