Michael Jace, Former Shield and Southland Star, Admits to Shooting Wife

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Michael Jace, an actor best known for playing police officers on The Shield and Southland, called authorities last night and admitted that he shot his wife.

Few details are available at this time, but Jace phoned 911 around 8:30 p.m. and told the operator "I shot my wife."

Michael Jace on The Shield

The call took place shortly after Jace's neighbors in Los Angeles had reported shots being fired next door.

The 40-year old actor reportedly remained on the phone with 911 until officers arrived, at which time they found April Jace’s dead body.

Jace was then taken into custody for questioning. At this time, no charges have been filed.

A New Jersey native, Jace also played role in Planet of the Apes and Forrest Gump.

We'll update this story when more news breaks.

UPDATE: Jace has now been charged with murder.

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10/29/13 Callison S.C. Shooting Family killing 5
10/28/13 Terrell Texas Shooting Other 5
10/26/13 Phoenix Ariz. Shooting Other 4
10/26/13 New York N.Y. Stabbing Family killing 5
10/9/13 Paris Texas Shooting Other 4
9/20/13 Rice Texas Shooting Family killing 4
9/16/13 Washington D.C. Shooting Public Killing 12
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8/14/13 Oklahoma City Okla. Shooting Family killing 4
8/7/13 Dallas Texas Shooting Family killing 4
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6/7/13 Santa Monica Calif. Shooting Public Killing 5
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4/28/13 Ottawa Kan. Shooting Family killing 4
4/24/13 Manchester Ill. Shooting Family killing 5
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