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‘Heartbroken’ Alec Baldwin Reacts After Prop Gun Discharge Accident

Heartbroken Alec Baldwin who accidentally discharged a prop Gun on a movie set which killed 42-year-old cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and injured the movie director Joel Souza has expressed his shock over the accident. The accident happened in the movie “Rust” set on Thursday 21st October with Baldwin playing the lead role in the western film.

Baldwin finally spoke out since the incident, saying in a statement on Friday that there are no words to convey his shock and sadness regarding the accident that took the life of Halyna Hutchins, a wife, mother and deeply admired colleague. He said in his tweet that he is fully cooperating with the police investigation to address how this tragedy occurred. Baldwin is also in touch with Halyna husband, offering his support to him and his family. He said he was heartbroken for her husband, their son, and all who knew and loved Halyna.

Alec Baldwin Prop Gun Accident

In an affidavit signed by Detective Joel Cano of the Santa Fe County sheriff’s office, the assistant director told Baldwin the prop gun was safe to use; He was told the Gun was a ‘Cold Gun’ with no life rounds in it. No charges have been made yet as Baldwin is still a free man and ready to help the authorities with their investigation.

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