District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altweiss said she would not comment on possible charges Baldwin could face
The whereabouts of Alec Baldwin is currently unknown to the Santa Fe County Sheriff’s Department. However, he is in contact and cooperating fully with the investigation, Sheriff Aden Mendoza said at a news conference on Wednesday.
He was not asked to refrain from traveling outside the state after production stopped on “Rust” and no charges were filed against him or anyone else involved in the film’s production.
“He has been an accomplice. I’m not sure of his current whereabouts,” Mendoza said.
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At a news conference, Mendoza told reporters “it is too early to comment on the allegations in the investigation” and that his department is working with the FBI to process the evidence.
District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altweiss said she would not comment on possible charges that could face Baldwin. However, she noted that criminal charges are on the table.
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“The answer is that we cannot answer that question until we complete a more thorough investigation,” she said. Both said that the actor is cooperating with the authorities. A representative for Baldwin did not immediately return Granthshala News’ request for comment.
baldwin shot and killed Hutchins was handed over to him on Thursday by assistant director Dave Hall after being referred to as a “cold gun.” The assistant director had indicated to the actor that the gun had been taken off, as per search warrant Executed by the Santa Fe Sheriff’s Office and obtained by Granthshala News.
incident also injured director Joel Souza. He was admitted to the hospital at that time but was later released.
An inventory report obtained Tuesday by Granthshala News revealed that officers recovered three revolvers, “ammo,” “loose ammo,” nine “spent cover(s)” and “suspicious blood” from the film’s set. Collected a fanny pack with 14 swabs. Other items while executing the warrant.
The Santa Fe Sheriff’s Office confirmed to Granthshala News that no one involved in the incident had been asked to remain in town amid the investigation.
“There are no words to express my shock and sadness about the tragic accident that took the lives of our wife, mother and deeply admired colleague Helena Hutchins.” Baldwin said on twitter on friday morning
“I am fully cooperating with the police investigation to find out how this tragedy happened and I am in touch with her husband, offering my support to him and his family. My heart goes out to her husband, Broken for his son and all those who knew and loved Halina,” the actor concluded.
Granthshala News’ Tyler McCarthy and Lauryn Overhultz contributed to this report.