British soap star MOHAMMED GEORGE was arrested in the early hours of yesterday (08DEC06) morning on suspicion of physically abusing his girlfriend after a heated row outside a London restaurant. The actor, who plays GUS in BBC show Eastenders, was taken into custody after witnesses called police to the scene, where his lover EMMA ARCHIBALD, 26, was left sprawled on the pavement. George, 24, was released on bail pending further investigation. A spokesman for Eastenders refused to comment on the incident.