Jeremy Meeks is a convicted felon who rose to fame after his sexy mugshot was posted on the Facebook page of the Stockton Police Department. He was arrested and charged on June 18 for a felony charge of street terrorism as well as for a misdemeanor charge of resisting/obstruction of justice. At the time of this writing, his mugshot has 75,000 likes, 20,000 comments, and 10,000 shares. On June 20, his bail was raised to $1,000,000, and his mother, Katherine Angier, has started a GoFundMe page to raise money for his release. His mother is insistent that the gang-related charges stem from stereotyping due to his tattoos. He previously served a 9-year sentence for grand theft. He is married with one son. He was released from prison on March 8, 2016 and has begun a career of high-profile modeling, walking in New York Fashion Week and Milan Fashion Week 2017.
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Jeremy is best known for his sexy mugshot which went viral on Facebook and spawned a number of memes, including #FelonCrushFriday.
Jeremy was married to Melissa Meeks, and the two share a son, Jeremy Jr., 7. He filed for divorce on October 5, 2017 after he and Melissa were separated throughout Summer 2017, following Jeremy’s romance with heiress Chloe Green. Photos of Jeremy and Chloe kissing surfaced in June 2017 and their affair has heated up since!