Susan Boyle calls police over gardener dispute

Updated: Apr 18, 2012, 09:25 AM IST

London: Scottish singer Susan Boyle was frightened after a former employee arrived drunk at her home and asked for money.

year-old, who shot to fame with her appearance on Britain`s Got Talent, called authorities after a gardener visited her home in West Lothian, Scotland and asked for cash, reported Contactmusic.

He is said to have been intoxicated after consumption of alcohol and painkillers.

The 22-year-old was later taken to the local hospital after a reported drug overdose.

"Susan`s home is her sanctuary. She was frightened," a source said.