An actor who was one of the stars of the FX drama series “The Shield” has been found guilty of second-degree murder. KNBC reports that Michael Jace was found guilty in the 2014 shooting death of his wife, April Jace.
The shooting on May 19, 2014, took place in front of the couple’s two young sons.
The jury deliberated about two hours before returning a guilty verdict against Jace, 53. He was also convicted on a special allegation charge for using a firearm.
“The actor, who portrayed a police officer in ‘The Shield,’ was upset his wife wanted a divorce and was obsessed with the belief that she was seeing someone else, prosecutors told jurors in opening statements,” the story reports.