'Shield' actor Michael Jace's wife found dead

'Shield' actor Michael Jace's wife found dead in couple's home

'Shield' actor Michael Jace's wife found dead

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Police are questioning actor Michael Jace of the "The Shield" after his wife was found dead in their home.

The Los Angeles Times reports ( ) that city police arrived at the couple's home in the Hyde Park neighborhood around 8:30 p.m. Monday and that 40-year-old April Jace was found dead inside. Police didn't return messages seeking details on how she died.

Detective Sal LaBarbera tells KNBC-TV that Michael Jace is a suspect and that police are not looking for other suspects.

Jace was in custody and unavailable for comment.

The 50-year-old Jace plays a police officer in the TV series "The Shield" and had roles in "Forrest Gump" and "Planet of the Apes." The couple were married nine years and have children.

Updated : 2021-02-27 20:38 GMT+08:00