(KPLR) – Dreamy McMug Shot, the man pictured in the mugshot that has gone viral, is being called a “working man with a son.” Jeremy Meeks was arrested in Stockton, California for illegally possessing firearms and ammo, carrying a loaded firearm in public and criminal street gang activity. He is being held on a $900,000 bond. Family members of the internet sensation are insisting that he was wrongly targeted due to old tattoos.
According to a report from TMZ, his sister describes him, as a former gang member who has been a practicing Christian for the past 7 years.
The report also states that Meeks’ mother Katherine Angier, is attempting to raise bail money using GoFundMe.com. So far she has raised $608.
The reports also states that he has been married for 4 years.
Photos courtesy of “Free Jeremy,” on GoFundMe.com