Santa Fe DA to file charges in ‘Rust’ shooting Tuesday

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Santa Fe District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies will file criminal charges in the Rust film set shooting Tuesday, her office announced.

The district attorney will file involuntary manslaughter charges against Rust producer and actor Alec Baldwin and armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed. They face charges for the fatal October 2021 shooting of Halyna Hutchins on the Rust film set in Santa Fe County.

Other documents are expected to be released Tuesday. They’ll detail more about the district attorney’s investigation and terms of a plea deal David Halls, the film’s first assistant director, agreed to.