Alec Baldwin says he didn’t pull trigger on film set
02 December 2021 | 3:56 pm
Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed when a gun in Baldwin's hand discharged on the set of a Western movie near Santa Fe. No criminal charges have been filed.
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