British Police have reported that, George Michael, the leader of Pop Group, Wham!, was formally charged today on drug offenses, and driving under the influence Â of alcohol. The George Michael Arrest and charges stems from his involvement in a vehicular accident last month when he crashed his vehicle into a flower shop. Police say the arrest and charges of the "Careless Whisper" Pop Star involved alcohol and possession of cannabis.
George Michael charged with drug, driving offenses?
George Michael, 47, reportedly, crashed his car into a shop in an upscale neighborhood last month in the Hampstead district of London's North side.
After a thorough investigation the Wham! Pop Singer was arrested for his involvement in the single-car crash.
Police, upon conducting their investigation, said in the wake of the accident, the George Michael Arrest and Charges were based on their belief that the singer was impaired.
In a statement from British Police on the George Michaels Charges:
"He was charged with possession of cannabis and driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs."
Michaels, later posted bail in the previous arrest last month, but has since been charged.
The news of George Michael Facing Drug Charges from an Arrest is not new to those who follow his celebrity. Â Last year, George Michaels was arrested and charged for his involvement in another accident. Â He was also forbidden drivingÂ privilegesÂ in 2007 from a similar incident.
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Michaels is to appear before a Magistrate Judge on August 24, 2010.
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