“‘He just knew all the right things to say,’ Meredith told me. He also sent her a fake photograph of a bodybuilder. By the time Meredith sat down in Pasadena’s Mercado restaurant, Mike had already polished off a plate of shrimp tacos. ‘I know it’s probably surprising,’ he said, patting his stomach, ‘But I can eat, like, two meals.'” Jeff Maysh in The Daily Beast: How Scorned Women and a Casanova Cop Caught L.A.’s Dine-and-Dash Dater.