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Deion Sanders' wife accused of assault


Police have arrested Deion Sanders' estranged wife on an assault charge.  The Hall of Fame cornerback claims she broke into his room and attacked him in front of their children.

Pilar Sanders was arrested Monday and booked into the Collin County Jail on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge.

While jail records didn't give details and Prosper police declined to discuss it, Deion Sanders tweeted Monday that his children "just witnessed their mother and a friend jump me in my room."

Deion Sanders filed for divorce in December. His wife's divorce attorney didn't immediately respond to phone calls.

The former Dallas Cowboy is an NFL Network analyst. The couple starred in a 2008 Oxygen network series, "Deion & Pilar: Prime Time Love."

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