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Report: Bryant attacked mother

Source: Desoto Police Source: Desoto Police
Angela Bryant (Source: Angelina County Jail) Angela Bryant (Source: Angelina County Jail)

Desoto Police say Lufkin native and Dallas Cowboys star Dez Bryant was arrested Monday because of an accusation from his mother that he attacked her, according to Dallas TV station WFAA.

According to WFAA, Bryant is accused of grabbing Angela Bryant's hair, slapping her in the face and pushing her in the chest when she asked him to leave her home on Saturday.

Bryant surrendered himself on a Class A family violence charge on Monday and immediately posted his bond.

Police said Bryant has been cooperative in the investigation, according to WFAA.

Dez Bryant and his mother's relationship has been chronicled in different articles over the years. Bryant did not live with his mother several times growing up. Angela Bryant has been arrested six times since 1995, including drug delivery and assault charges.

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