“The Shield” star Michael Jace was charged with murdering his wife.
The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office released a statement today saying that Jace has been charged with the murder by shooting his wife, April Jace, inside their Hyde Park home on Monday.
He faces 50 years to life in state prison if he convicted.
Jace is currently being held on $2 million bail. He’s scheduled to appear in court sometime Thursday at the Foltz Criminal Justice Center.
Jace is reported to have called 911 himself after he shot April inside his L.A. home. When police arrived he told them he shot his wife himself. April was dead by the time the authorities arrived and he was detained immediately.
Michael and April had been married for 9 years and have 2 son both under the age of 10. The LAPD has not confirmed whether they witnessed their mom’s murder, but they where present.