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    ‘Hot Mugshot Guy’ Ex-Con Walks NYFW Runway

    It’s a Cinderella story for the digital age. Jeremy Meeks became famous when his 2014 Stockton, Calif., arrest mugshot gave birth to a meme called “Hot Mugshot Guy.” Now he’s gone from perp walk to catwalk as a Philipp Plein model for New York Fashion Week. The felon was such sizzling property that he signed his modelling contract with White Cross Management from behind bars. Meeks was released from prison last March after doing two years for illegal firearms possession, so he’s now free to capture hearts from Manhattan to Milan.

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