A reality show about rich, young people in an idyllic setting has been overshadowed by allegations of animal abuse. According to People, Florida authorities have identified the suspects behind a horrifying shark dragging incident. Although the names have not been made public, it appears one of them is tied to the new MTV show “Siesta Key.”
Activists have connected one of the show’s stars, Alex Kompothecras (pictured center), to the incident. In the viral abuse video, a group of individuals is seen dragging a shark with their high-speed boat.
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Kompothecras denied that he is one of the suspects and pointed