Authorities say actor Michael Jace is charged with homicide after his wife was found shot to death in their home.

Michael Jace and wife April (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Detective Eric Crosson tells the newspaper that Michael Jace was taken into custody Monday night and arrested on a homicide charge later. 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.

 

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