He was soon found by officers in a building around 200 yards away, though there's confusion as to whether he was visiting his neighbours or at his studio.
A private security guard made the emergency call, informing police that the door to Michael"s Highgate, North London home was open. Officers discovered the 46-year-old safe and well after a brief search of the area.
“You"d be utterly mad to leave your door open in the middle of the night. This is London," the Mirror quoted a neighbour as saying.
Last year, George was arrested in toilets on Hampstead Heath with crack cocaine and boasted in December he was smoking only “seven or eight" spliffs a day, down from 25.