Heartthrob felon, Jeremy Meeks, heads back to court

Heartthrob felon, Jeremy Meeks, heads back to court

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STOCKTON, CA - JULY 08: Jeremy Meeks, right, makes a court appearance with his attorney Tai Bogan July 8, 2014 in Stockton, California. During his brief appearance the state agreed to let federal prosecutors take over Meeks' case. Meeks was arrested on felony weapon charges June 18 as part of a Stockton police gang sweep. His booking photo was posted to the Stockton police Facebook page and has garnered media attention and secured him a Hollywood agent due to his model-like features. (Photo by Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images)

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by KREM.com

KREM.com

Posted on July 8, 2014 at 4:21 PM

Updated Tuesday, Jul 8 at 4:21 PM

STOCKTON, Cal.—A convicted felon, who gained national attention after his mugshot went viral, made a brief court appearance on Tuesday.

Jeremy Meeks was arrested on felony weapon charges in June. His mugshot received thousands of likes on the Stockton Police Facebook page. 

 

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Meeks has ties to the Pacific Northwest. Records show he attended school in Medical Lake as a child.

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The state of California agreed to let federal authorities take over the prosecution of Meeks' case during his Tuesday court appearance.

 


 

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