‘Sexy’ Mug Shot of California Felon Goes Viral on Facebook

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A mug shot of a repeat offender posted on Facebook by police went viral online, garnering more than 13,000 likes and 3,000 comments in less than 24 hours.

After Jeremy Meeks' booking photo was posted by the Stockton Police Department on its Facebook page on June 18, 2014, the image went viral.
After Jeremy Meeks’ booking photo was posted by the Stockton Police Department on its Facebook page on June 18, 2014, the image went viral.

Jeremy Meeks was arrested Wednesday in Stockton on suspicion of six felony counts of street terrorism and weapons charges, CNN reported.

But his record didn’t seem to bother his admirers.

One Facebook comment read: “OMG He’s waaaay too sexy to go in a cell — bring him to me, I’ll lock him up.”

Another woman even set up a Facebook fan page for Meeks.

CNN contributed to this story.

 

 

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