Drug smuggler? Victim of scholar envy? UNC prof in Argentine jail
Tue Mar 20, 2012
A 68-year-old UNC-Chapel Hill physics professor with three degrees from Oxford University is being held in an Argentine prison on charges of trying to smuggle two kilograms of cocaine. Paul H. Frampton, who holds the title Louis D. Rubin Jr. Distinguished Professor of Physics and Astronomy, said in a telephone interview that he was arrested Jan. 23 at the airport in Buenos Aires.
Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email
Related: Campus Connections
Recent Campus Connections News:UNC research aims to find treatment for rare childhood cancerTuesday October 6, 2015He's Not Here listed among best college bars in AmericaMonday October 5, 2015Among string of closures, landmark Franklin Street businesses surviveSunday October 4, 2015Chapel Hill turns on the culinary charmSaturday October 3, 2015Actor, UNC Med School Alum Ken Jeong: How to Ditch Medicine for a Career in ComedyFriday October 2, 2015