More rain is on the way!
Watch KFOR Live Interactive Radar

A Texas teen cheerleader triggers outrage for posting exotic hunting pics

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Kendall Jones, a cheerleader at Texas Tech has put down her pom poms and picked up guns to face some of the world’s fiercest animals, many of them are endangered.

Now, animal activists are trying to ban Jones, 19  from posting pictures of her posing with the carcasses of exotic animals.

So far, 50,000 people have signed online petitions to  try to remove the pics.

Jones says that her activities in the wild support conservation and the communities she’s hunting in.

The online debate is slowing this Texas teen down.  She plans to host a television show in January 2015.