'Handsome' arrestee hires modeling manager

Posted at 11:40 AM, Mar 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-10 12:40:54-05

STOCKTON, Calif. – The man whose mugshot went viralbecause many found him attractive is embarking on a modeling career.

Jeremy Meeks was arrested in 2014 and sentenced to two years in prison for robbery, gun possession and other charges. His mugshot went viral causing many to comment on his physical features.

This week Meeks was released and announced his newfound freedom by posting on Instagram about his new manager.

According to KFOR in Oklahoma City, many labeled Meeks as a sexy felon,” “hot convict” and “hot felon” after his mugshot went viral. 

KFOR goes on to report that Meeks is actually taken. He is married with three children.

Meeks’ IG has over 78.6K followers.