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UB Criminologist: Hoffman's Apparent Overdose Becomes an Investigation

February 5, 2014
Contact: University Relations
Phone: 410.837.5739

The Feb. 2 death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, apparently of a drug overdose, is now a matter for law enforcement, Jeffrey Ian Ross, professor in the University of Baltimore's School of Criminal Justice, tells CNN. Ross said investigators will examine security tapes and transaction records in an attempt to find out who supplied Hoffman with drugs.

Check out the interview on CNN.

Learn more about Prof. Ross.