Montana man arrested after Liking his own wanted post on Facebook

Sometimes Internet-ing is really hard.


Melanie Price

Internet Culture

Published Apr 29, 2015   Updated May 28, 2021, 11:04 pm CDT

Don’t you hate when you’re scrolling through Facebook and you accidentally Like your own wanted picture? This man got arrested for doing just that. 

Twenty-three-year-old Levi Charles Readon came across his mugshot on the Great Falls/Cascade County Crimestoppers Facebook Page, and was apparently smitten enough to dispense a Like. 

Don’t believe it? Check it out:


The technologically inept young man was wanted for felony forgery in Great Falls, Mont., after stealing a wallet and cashing bogus checks. He was arrested soon after his social media gaffe. Definitely be careful when clicking next time.

H/T BroBible | Photo via reynermedia/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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*First Published: Apr 29, 2015, 9:06 pm CDT