Alec Baldwin tweets article that he ‘was told prop gun was safe before fatal shooting’ as he attends memorial for cinematographer he shot
Alec Baldwin tweeted an article that he ‘was told prop gun was safe before fatal shooting’ as he attended the private memorial for the female cinematographer he accidentally shot on his movie set.
Halyna Hutchins, 42, was tragically killed on Thursday when Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun that was loaded with live ammunition.
A private memorial was held in Santa Fe last night with Hutchins’ husband Matthew, her 9-year-old son, and Baldwin in attendance, according to ShowBiz411.
A public memorial will be held in Albuquerque Saturday from 6 – 7:30 pm.
Alec Balwin tweeted this Variety article on Friday night as he attended a private memorial in honor or Halyna Hutchins
Baldwin accidentally shot and killed Hutchins, a cinematographer, when he fired a prop gun that was loaded with live ammunition on Thursday
Hutchins, 42, is survived by her husband, Matthew, and her 9-year-old son
Baldwin addressed the tragedy on Twitter Friday: ‘There are no words to convey my shock and sadness regarding the tragic accident that took the life of Halyna Hutchins, a wife, mother and deeply admired colleague of ours. I’m fully cooperating with the police investigation to address how this tragedy occurred and’
‘I am in touch with her husband, offering my support to him and his family. My heart is broken for her husband, their son, and all who knew and loved Halyna.’
He then tweeted a Variety article titled Alec Baldwin Was Told Prop Gun Was Safe Before Fatal Shooting, Affidavit Says.