When Miley Cyrus won MTV’s Video Music Award for “Wrecking Ball,” she had a young friend accept the award and make a speech on her behalf.
Jesse Helt accepted the award, he said, on behalf of the 1.6 million runaways and homeless youth in the United States.
A good way to call attention to a problem. But also a good way to call attention to himself.
Turns out there’s an open warrant for his arrest back home in Oregon for violating parole.
The cops in Salem say they will arrest him if he shows up.
And now that he’s sort of painted a target on his back, you can bet they’ll be on the lookout.