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Dez Bryant

Dallas Cowboys Star Arrested

7/16/2012 4:36 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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6:10 AM PT
-- According to ESPNDallas.com, Bryant had gotten into an argument with his half-brother on Saturday night and ended up pushing his mother, Angela.

Bryant was arrested for the incident on Monday after turning himself in to authorities.

Dallas Cowboys
wide receiver Dez Bryant was arrested on a family violence charge in Texas earlier today.

The details surrounding the arrest are unclear ... but according to local law enforcement, the charge is a Class A misdemeanor ... and Bryant was released after posting bail.

Law enforcement says Bryant's bail was less than $2,000.

When contacted by a local media outlet, Bryant confirmed there was an incident ... but wouldn't get into specifics. He did say, "I'm good."

This isn't Bryant's first brush with the law ... earlier this year, he was detained by Miami police after he was allegedly involved in an altercation outside LIV nightclub ... but he was not arrested and no police report was filed. For more sports stories, check out tmzsports.com!

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