In order to start living a luxurious life and upload beautiful photos in the Instagram, 24-year-old Melina Roberts was ready to go to much . In particular, the girl contacted drug dealers and agreed to transport cocaine worth $ 21 million on a cruise liner. At the same time during the exciting adventure, Melina did not forget to upload photos, reports The Sun.
However, such a love for social networks cost the girl very expensive – the court sentenced Melina to eight years in prison. Earlier, her accomplice, ex-porn star Isabel Lagas, sat down for four years.
Melina – the youngest of a group of criminals who decided to commit a risky smuggling of 95 kg of drugs. During the announcement of the verdict, the judge concluded that the young people, trying to raise their self-esteem in the Instagram, are ruining their lives. And Melina is proof of this – she dreamed of becoming popular in social networks, like other bloggers.
It all started with the fact that Melina began to meet with “Papic”, who was much older than her. Sponsor in every possible way spoiled beloved, and later offered to work as an escort. The girl began to sleep with wealthy men, whom she met in nightclubs. Then the rates increased, and together with Isabel they were sent to accompany a large batch of drugs.
Melina’s ex-boyfriend described her as “a superficial girl who is always looking for money and a papa”. She did not have a family, and they lived in a tiny apartment in the suburbs of Montreal, which did not suit the future hunter of the dads.