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NFL Star Dez Bryant

Officially Charged with

Misdemeanor Assault

7/23/2012 11:55 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0717_dez_bryant_mugshotDez Bryant was officially charged today with assault stemming from the fight he had last week with his mom ... TMZ has learned.

Jamille Bradfield at the Dallas County D.A.'s office tells TMZ ... Bryant was charged with assault, family violence -- a class A misdemeanor.

No court date has been set.

As TMZ first reported, Bryant was busted on July 14 after his mom told police the Dallas Cowboys wide receiver hit her in the face with his baseball cap ... and grabbed her by the shirt so hard that he ripped her bra.

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