Michael Jace, a veteran actor who appeared in the FX cop drama "The Shield," has been detained by police in Los Angeles on suspicion of shooting and killing his wife.

KCAL 9 in Los Angeles reports that Jace was being questioned by the LAPD after his wife, April, was found dead of gunshot wounds at their Hyde Park home.

Domestic violence is suspected in the fatal shooting.

Jace also appeared in the TNT drama "Southland" as well as several other TV shows and films, including "Forrest Gump."

Correction: Jace has not been arrested, as earlier reported, but detained in his wife's shooting death

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