Alec Baldwin risks being indicted for the death of director of photography Halyna Hutchins on the set of the film Rust. The shooting at the center of the investigation took place on 21 October last on the set of the film Rust, a western in which Baldwin was both the producer and the protagonist.
Hutchins was the victim of a bullet from a prop pistol. Baldwin has always maintained that the shot was accidental and that he was told the gun was not loaded with ammunition capable of detonating. Instead, a shot was fired which, in addition to killing the filmmaker, rebounded director Joel Souza.
Baldwin, from the moment of the incident, insisted that he was not responsible for the incident, stating that he did not pull the trigger and did not know there was real ammunition on the set.
Alec Baldwin faces prosecution for killing director of photography Rust
Santa Fe County would have requested additional funding that would be needed if the prosecution decides that all the elements are in place to go to a high-profile media trial.
Prosecutor Mary Carmack-Altwies said: "One of the possible defendants is the famous film actor Alec Baldwin." She also said her office has not yet determined that it will be necessary to get to the indictments. You are now expecting the final report of the investigation which will arrive in a few weeks if not days.
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