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EXCLUSIVE: Victoria Principal & Maid: Hear Their 911 Calls

May 13 2009, Published 7:45 a.m. ET

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Dallas star Victoria Principal was embroiled in an intense standoff with a maid on Dec. 26, 2008, resulting in the actress pulling out a gun and the maid locking herself in the guest house. has exclusively retrieved the 911 calls placed from the scene.

In the first call call to police, a calm Principal can be heard explaining the situation. The maid in question- Maribel Banegas- had only been employed with the actress for days when the two had their standoff. Principal told the dispatch that Banegas was “robbing” her.

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In the second call, a hysterical sounding Banegas tells the operator: “…wanna kill me…I  need help…She’s pointing a gun.”

In court papers filed, Principal admitted to grabbing a firearm from the upstairs of her home after Banegas returned irate after being fired. She alleges that Banegas threatened herself and her other maid. Police responded to the scene and escorted Banegas from the home.

Principal and Banegas are currently suing one another over the incident.


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