According to the latest reports, popular Hollywood star Alec Baldwin will not be charged for the shooting of ‘Rust’ director Joel Souza as there is no “unintentional battery”. Reports are claiming this according to the New Mexico District Attorney. Popular Hollywood star Alec Baldwin was earlier charged with unintentional murder for shooting popular cinematographer Halyna Hutchins during the shoot of their upcoming movie.
Although Souza suffered a gunshot wound from the same bullet, the 64-year-old Hollywood star was not charged with it as a battery generally required intention and the prosecutors said that he had no intention to fire the bullet. Later reports claimed that After getting shot on the set of Rust in October 2021, Souza was immediately rushed to the hospital for emergency treatment. The latest reports from various media outlets, have reported that the shooting of the film is not completed and the team is all set to resume the shoot the and Souza will soon return to the role of director. Reports further claimed that The Sante Fe District Attorney’s office is also seeking the involuntary manslaughter charge for the armourer on set, Hannah Gutierrez-Reed.
The brutal shooting Incident happened while shooting their Western movie on the outskirts of Santa Fe when Hollywood star Alec Baldwin accidentally shot Halyna Hutchins and director Souza. The news about this gunshot was viral all over the globe within minutes. The news grabbed a massive amount of headlines all over the globe and also caused a massive amount g of outrage on social media as well. Although a large number of people criticised Baldwin for this but also a large number of people came in support of Baldwin and claimed he is not at fault. The news was buzzing all over social media and was topping the trending charts on social media.
According to the reports, while speaking to the police Alec Baldwin stated that he had no idea that there is any bullet in the gun at that moment. He also stated that the director was in the charge of guns and he had an idea about it. Alec has been repeatedly seen saying that he didn’t shoot them intentionally it was all by mistake. According to the latest reports, people are talking about this video a lot on social media and internet. For all the latest national and international updates, news and information stay tuned with us.