Former Real Housewives of Atlanta star, Lisa Wu Hartwell, and her NFL husband, Ed Hartwell, have separated.
Hartwell confirmed the split via Twitter on Saturday, while also denying that money troubles were the cause of the separation:
'Sadly.We r seperated [sic] but wld NEVER b over money- 'That is so far frm the truth,' she explained, hitting out at rumours that financial problems were at the heart of the split.
'Wish ppl cld respect ppl's privacy during times like these,' she added.
The couple, married since 2005, starred in first and second season of the Bravo reality show. They have a three-year-old son together, Ed Jr. Wu also has two older sons with ex-husband, R&B singer Keith Sweat.
In 2009 Wu and Hartwell reportedly defaulted on their mortgage and their Atlanta mansion was sold in a foreclosure sale.
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