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Alec Baldwin's Gun Fired Live Lead Projectile, Too Early to 'Comment on Charges', Sheriff Says

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The actor fired a gun during the shooting of the western 'Rust', fatally wounding cinematographer, Halyna Hutchins, and injuring director Joel Souza. Preliminary reports suggest that the actor was led to believe the gun was "cold", meaning it was not supposed to be loaded with live ammunition.
10 months ago·Santa Fe, United States

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Sheriff: Projectile recovered from movie director's shoulder

New Mexico authorities said Wednesday they have recovered a lead projectile believed to have been fired from the gun used in the fatal movie-set shooting. Investigators discussed their initial findings in the shooting in which actor Alec Baldwin fired a gun, killing a cinematographer and wounding the director. Testing is being done to determine whether the lead projectile recovered from director Joel Souza’s shoulder was fired from the gun — a…

10 months ago·Los Angeles, United States
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The Guardian

Rust shooting: officials say single bullet likely caused injury and death after Alec Baldwin fired gun on set

Officers says Alec Baldwin is ‘active part’ of investigation, but said they haven’t yet determined if they’ll bring charges against the actor or any others

10 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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CBC News

Police say they recovered 'lead projectile' fired from gun used by Alec Baldwin on movie set

Authorities in New Mexico say they have recovered a "lead projectile" believed to have been fired from the gun used by actor Alec Baldwin in the accidental shooting on the set of the film Rust.

10 months ago·Canada
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CTV News

'Rust' movie set showed 'some complacency' with weapons: sheriff

Investigators said Wednesday that there was 'some complacency' in how weapons were handled on the movie set where Alec Baldwin accidentally shot and killed a cinematographer and wounded another person, but it's too soon to determine whether charges will be filed.

10 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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The Independent

Alec Baldwin fired ‘single bullet which killed Halyna Hutchins then hit director’

Alec Baldwin shooting fired a single bullet which killed Halyna Hutchins and then lodged in the shoulder of the movie’s director, police have confirmed

10 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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USA Today

Santa Fe County Sheriff: Shell casing taken from 'Rust' director Joel Souza's shoulder is 'live round' fired by Alec Baldwin

The Santa Fe County Sheriff's Office said in a press conference Wednesday Alec Baldwin fired a \

10 months ago·United States
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