“The Shield” actor Michael Jace evidently admitted killing his wife in a 911 call. His wife’s body was found after police arrived at the actor’s home on Monday following the firing of shots.
Jace was arrested on suspicion of murder and has been arrested.
Police responded to the report of shots fired around 8:30 p.m. Monday night to a home in the 5400 block of Byrnhurst avenue in Los Angeles’ Hyde Park district.
The body of April Jace, 40, the actor’s wife of 10 years, was found in a hallway of the home.
The LA Police said they were at the single-family home at the time of the shooting.
They were in protective custody on Tuesday morning, he told LA’s City News Service.
Celebrity website TMZ claims the actor called police himself to report the shooting.
Jace played the Detective Julien Lowe in “The Shield” and was also a former police officer.
He also had parts in Forrest Gump, State of Play, Boogie Nights and Planet of the Apes.
The actor and his wife were married for nine years while Jace has another child from a previous relationship