But her experience has made her thankful for all she has.
“It’s a shame that people get that desperate in life. It makes you realise just how fortunate you are,” she said.
The world famous artist caught 17-year-old Scott Millar redhanded, when she arrived home to West Lothian after recording a charity single.
Susan said: “It was such a shame to find I’d been burgled but, apart from shaking me up a bit, nothing personal had been taken.”
Despite being worth millions the teenager only managed to steal a lousy £9 after searching through a pair of Boyle’s trousers.