“I want to apologize to my fans for screwing up again, and to promise them I’ll sort myself out,” said Michael in a statement issued through his publicist. “And to say sorry to everybody else, just for boring them.”
British pop star George Michael was arrested in a public toilet in the north London suburb of Hampstead on Friday afternoon after he was found in possession of crack cocaine and cannabis, according to the Sunday People newspaper.
The Metropolitan Police has confirmed the arrest of a 45-year-old man in north London and his caution for possession of class A and class C drugs.
The multi-millionaire singer has had several brushes with the law over his recreational drug use.
In 2006, he was found slumped over the wheel of his car in London and later admitted driving while unfit due to drugs. He was banned from driving for two years and sentenced to 100 hours of community service.