‘Shield’ Actor Michael Jace Detained in Relation to Shooting Death of His Wife

Michael Jace

April Jace was found dead with gunshot wounds

Michael Jace, a star of the FX series “The Shield,” has been detained by Los Angeles police in connection to the shooting death of his wife, CBS Los Angeles reports.

The station said April Jace was found dead with gunshot wounds at 8:30 p.m in the 5400 block of Brynhurst Avenue.

Jace has not been arrested, but was being questioned, CBS said.

Authorities were not able to confirm any names.

“All we can say is [we’re] definitely dealing with a homicide investigation on Brynhurst,” Sgt. Scott Blackman told TheWrap. “But I can’t say who is involved.”

The Los Angeles Times also reported on a shooting in the 5400 block of Brynhurst, though it did not specify names. Police told the Times they were trying to determine if the shooting was accidental or a homicide.

Pamela Chelin contributed to this report.