Demetrius “Lil Meech”Flenory Jr. is the star of Euphoria STARZ’s 1980s-era crime drama BMF, She was arrested in Miami for Grand Theft and accused of stealing a Richard Mille Watch worth $250,000. TMZ reported.
Investigators claim that Flenory Jr. bought a Richard Mille using his $80,000 platinum Rolex purchased from Haimov Jewelers in Miami. After he failed to pay the $200,000 final payment and didn’t return his watch, Flenory Jr. was arrested. According to police, he tried to trade it in at another jewel store for a new watch.
According to police, Lil Meech hung up when they called him and asked him to surrender.”So we wrote up a warrant,”Michael Vega, Miami Police spokesperson, said. The warrant was issued before May 14th, and Lil Meech surrendered to the Turner Guilford Knight Correctional Center. According to reports, Monday saw the arrest of Demetrius Flenory Jr. (Big Meech), the son and former drug lord. He was accused of two counts each of organized scheme to defraud felonies and first-degree theft. His bond was set to $150,000
He is facing 60 years imprisonment for organized fraud (involving more than $50,000) and grand theft (1st degree). Big Meech, Flenory Jr. was sentenced to 30 year imprisonment for his role in a drug trafficking ring in the United States.
Haimov reportedly issued a brief statement on Instagram. “Haimov jewelers is Family business. “You cannot trade a watch that was not paid for to another jewelryer and take the next watch of the jewelers and not pay them as much,” they said on their Instagram Story. “We all work hard for our money and do clean business. We reached out many, many times but you ignore. If someone owed you 200k would you let it slide? We put our blood sweat and tears into making this business successful. We came from the bottom!”
Flenory Jr., was released on bail on May 18. Although he was facing serious charges, Flenory Jr. has not responded to the allegations. He appeared in good spirits after being released in a video posted on social media.
Flenory Jr. appears on the first episode Euphoria’s second season as Travis, a DJ who becomes acquainted with Maddy (Alexa Demie). Flenory Jr. said that he made a brief appearance in the HBO series. Popsugar in March that his experience on the set of Sam Levinson’s show was “amazing.”
Although there is no mention of Flenory Jr. being back for season 3, the actor expressed his hope that they could find a way. “Being able to work with other actors like Hunter Schafer and Zendaya, they’re really killing it,”He stated. “I was on set watching them, even when I didn’t have to work because it was just a different project all the time and they filmed so much differently than BMF.”The 50 Cent produced/created STARZ Show BMF, Flenory Jr. depicts Big Meech, his father in prison. BMF has currently begun production on its second season in Atlanta.
Flenory Jr. will also make his movie debut in a upcoming movie Taurus, which stars Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox. He expressed his desire to be taken seriously as an actor who can play many roles.”I’m trying to show people that I’m a real actor because I can do anything,”He told the story Popsugar. “I can play anybody, not just my dad or [a character] on Euphoria. I can play anything.”