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We're guessing this isn't the type of new publicity that Christian Audigier was hoping for: Yesterday, Simone Farrow—an FHM regular and former model for Audigier's Ed Hardy line—was arrested in Australia for allegedly leading a full-blown international drug ring from the depths of her Hollywood apartment. Crazy, right?
There's more: ABC News reports that the 37-year-old model used "19 different aliases to ship methamphetamine around the world by FedEx and even the postal service" and Australian authorities insist that she was "leading a double life trafficking high-grade crystal meth, hiding them in shipments of bath salts." Despite weighty allegations, the model insists on denying it all and says that she only fled the country because she was in fear of her life.
It has been confirmed that Farrow was not wearing Ed Hardy at the time of her arrest.
· Model Simone Farrow Accused of Heading International Drug Ring Captured [ABC News]