UTHSC professor arrested on drug charges placed on administrative leave

UTHSC professor arrested on drug charges placed on administrative leave
UTHSC professor arrested on drug, weapon, and theft charges; 9 others in custody

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A UT Health Science Center professor is now on administrative leave after being arrested on several drug charges.

Petkov was reportedly found inside a drug house in Parkway Village during the execution of a search warrant Wednesday.

According to the police affidavit, marijuana, crack cocaine, guns, scales and other drug items were found inside the home.

Nine people were arrested during the search.

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