She’s been dubbed by media outlets as “America’s new hot mugshot,” “world’s hottest mugshot,” and “new mugshot sensation,” among other titles.
You get the picture.
Model Angela Coates has became the latest arrestee to gain attention for her looks when her booking photo went viral after it was posted at GeorgiaArrests.org.
Coates, a 22-year-old from Florida who was once Jet Magazine’s “Beauty of the Week,” was booked for disorderly conduct in DeKalb County, Georgia, Aug. 26 and released the same day, the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office told Huffington Post.
Coates told Inside Edition that she takes her career seriously and won’t be going for any “crime mugshot look.” As the social media frenzy escalated, she said she realized, “I’m the female Jeremy Meeks,” referring to a criminal suspect who had previously fired up the Internet because of his striking face.
But that didn’t stop admirers from relaying colorful messages of support weeks later.
I would sell off our family house for the bond money, leave my wife and kids homeless for Angela Coates :( pic.twitter.com/Oo3a3HEVLw
— TreezyT (@Treezy100) September 17, 2014
angela coates probably has 2 of her ex-boyfriends buried in her backyard but i still love her pic.twitter.com/p1UyGBIq8k
— slim reaper. (@dustyfootharry) September 17, 2014