911 call after Alec Baldwin shooting revealed as crew ‘blamed colleague’

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This is the scary 911 call made after Alec Baldwin shot and killed Helena Hutchins on set, as a crew member could be heard “blaming a colleague”.

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The panicked call made by the film’s screenplay supervisor Mamie Mitchell reveals how the team “immediately” sought help after shooting.

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Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun on Thursday, killing a cinematographer
Helena Hutchins was shot and killed on the set of the film on Thursday

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Helena Hutchins was shot and killed on the set of the film on Thursdaycredit: Reuters

in footage obtained by tmz, the woman can be heard telling the operators: “We have two men accidentally shot at a film set by a prop gun.

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“We need help immediately.”

The crew member who made the call, who had left the building where the two injured people were located, said she could not confirm whether the actual shots were fired.

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He then also told the dispatch that the gun went off during rehearsals.

But she said she couldn’t say whether the bleeding was serious on either side.

On the 911 call, the script supervisor then appears to be talking to someone else with him as he begins to “blame” the loaded gun on another crew member.

He said: “He has to check the guns, he’s responsible,” before the operator asks more questions.

A man then takes the call from the film set – and tells the operator where the two men are on alert and says a medic is taking care of them.

According to the warrant for the ongoing police investigation, Alec Baldwin opened fire in the fatal shooting on the set of the movie Rust, which was handed over to the actor laden with live rounds.

The warrant said an assistant director handed the gun to the actor and told him it was “cold” before he fired it, fatally hitting cinematographer Halina Hutchins on Thursday and injuring director Joel Souza.

The warrant, obtained by the Associated Press, also states that the assistant director was not aware of the gun being loaded.

The gun that was fired was one of three kept on the car by the film’s armor, Hannah Gutierrez-Reid.

The warrant states that assistant director Dave Halls grabbed the gun from the car, believing it had been unloaded, and brought it inside to Alec, who was filming a scene.

It is not immediately clear how many rounds were fired.

911 call

Gutierrez-Reid, 24, is reportedly the daughter of longtime film industry armourer, Thel Reid. She recently said in a podcast interview that she trained from a young age.

She also said that she had recently completed her first job as a head armorer in a film called The Old Way starring Nicolas Cage – and was initially concerned that she might not be “ready” for the position, But it also said it went “smooth”. .

Hall has been in the business for decades, serving as an assistant director on major productions such as Fargo, The Matrix Reloaded and Reno 911.

In a chilling twist, it was revealed that Hall worked on the 2000 film The Crow: Salvation, a sequel to The Crow, which was shot and killed by star Brandon Lee—the son of Bruce Lee—who had lost his infamous on. -The set tragedy was suffered.

He served as the first assistant director for the second unit.

Rust’s script supervisor, Mamie Mitchell, said she was standing next to Hutchins when she was shot.

“I ran outside and called 911 and said bring everybody, send everybody,” she told the AP. “This woman left early in her career. She was an extraordinary, rare, very rare woman.”

The warrant states that the gun that went off and other prop guns and ammunition were taken as evidence, as well as Alec’s blood-stained outfit.

According to accounts from people familiar with the set, Thursday’s fatal crash was not the first time there were safety issues at a New Mexico film location, deadline report.

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At least one previous incident involved a prop weapon misfiring, a source told the outlet.

“There were two misfires of a gun in the locked cabin,” the source said. “They just popped loudly – a person held it in their hands and it came off.”

Hours before Thursday’s fatal accident, the film’s seven camera crew also walked off the sets reportedly due to safety concerns.

According to Deadline, a crew member wrote about the issues on a private Facebook group.

“We cited everything from lack of payment for three weeks taking our hotels despite asking them in our deals, lack of Covid protection, and on top of that, poor gun safety!” Post said. “Bad on-set protection period!”

The staff member alleged that “they brought in four non-union men to replace us and tried to call the police on us.”

An unnamed prop master who oversaw the gun used in the shooting was a non-union employee who was “simply brought in” to replace workers who had left, one source said. told the New York Post.

It is not clear at this time whether Gutierrez-Reid was recently added to the production.

However, a link on his Instagram profile leads to an article about Rust that was published in May, suggesting that he may be part of the team.

In a statement to Deadline, Rust Movie Productions, LLC said an internal investigation into Thursday’s shooting was ongoing, and that they had not been made aware of past security concerns.

“The safety of our cast and crew is a top priority for Rust Productions and everyone associated with the company,” the statement said.

“While we were not made aware of any official complaints related to weapon or prop safety on set, we will conduct an internal review of our procedures during the shutdown of production.

“We will continue to cooperate with Santa Fe officials in their investigation and provide mental health services to the cast and crew during this tragic time.”

Both alec And the staff member handling the prop gun on the film’s set was interviewed by police and released on Thursday.

Baldwin ‘Heartbroken’

Alec, 63, issued a statement mourning 42-year-old Halyana after the incident and confirmed that he was cooperating with the police investigation.

“There are no words to express my shock and sadness about the tragic accident that took the lives of our wife, mother and deeply admired colleague Helena Hutchins,” he wrote.

“I am fully cooperating with the police investigation to find out how this tragedy happened and I am in touch with her husband, offering my support to him and his family.

“My heart breaks for her husband, their son and everyone who knew and loved Halina.”

Baldwin was questioned by police after the accident and was seen crying outside a local police station in Santa Fe, new MexicoAccording to local media reports.

In one picture he is seen distressed while talking on the phone, while another picture shows him dragging him near the curb with his hands on his knees.

The accident happened around 1:50 pm local time on Thursday.

Assistant director Dave Halls gives Alec the gun, believing it to have been taken down.

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Assistant director Dave Halls gives Alec the gun, believing it to have been taken down.credit: imdb
Armorer Hannah Gutierrez reportedly fired a gun

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Armorer Hannah Gutierrez reportedly fired a guncredit: Instagram
Baldwin's dress was also allegedly taken for investigation.

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Baldwin’s dress was also allegedly taken for investigation.credit: Instagram / Alec Baldwin
Fatal shooting took place on New Mexico film location

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Fatal shooting took place on New Mexico film locationcredit: Reuters
Director Joel Souza injured in shooting

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Director Joel Souza injured in shootingcredit: Reuters

Rust’s script supervisor, Mamie Mitchell, said she was standing next to Hutchins when she was shot.

“I ran outside and called 911 and said bring everybody, send everybody,” she told the AP. “This woman left early in her career. She was an extraordinary, rare, very rare woman.”

The warrant states that the gun that went off and other prop guns and ammunition were taken as evidence, as well as Alec’s blood-stained outfit.

According to accounts from people familiar with the set, Thursday’s fatal crash was not the first time there were safety issues at a New Mexico film location, deadline report.

At least one previous incident involved a prop weapon misfiring, a source told the outlet.

“There were two misfires of a gun in the locked cabin,” the source said. “They just popped loudly – a person held it in their hands and it came off.”

Hours before Thursday’s fatal accident, the film’s seven camera crew also walked off the sets reportedly due to safety concerns.

According to Deadline, a crew member wrote about the issues on a private Facebook group.

security complaints

“We cited everything from lack of payment for three weeks taking our hotels despite asking them in our deals, lack of Covid protection, and on top of that, poor gun safety!” Post said. “Bad on-set protection period!”

The staff member alleged that “they brought in four non-union men to replace us and tried to call the police on us.”

An unnamed prop master who oversaw the gun used in the shooting was a non-union employee who was “simply brought in” to replace workers who had left, one source said. told the New York Post.

It is not clear at this time whether Gutierrez-Reid was recently added to the production.

However, a link on his Instagram profile leads to an article about Rust that was published in May, suggesting that he may be part of the team.

In a statement to Deadline, Rust Movie Productions, LLC said an internal investigation into Thursday’s shooting was ongoing, and that they had not been made aware of past security concerns.

“The safety of our cast and crew is a top priority for Rust Productions and everyone associated with the company,” the statement said.

“While we were not made aware of any official complaints related to weapon or prop safety on set, we will conduct an internal review of our procedures during the shutdown of production.

Baldwin ‘Heartbroken’

“We will continue to cooperate with Santa Fe officials in their investigation and provide mental health services to the cast and crew during this tragic time.”

Both alec And the staff member handling the prop gun on the film’s set was interviewed by police and released on Thursday.

Alec, 63, issued a statement mourning 42-year-old Halyana after the incident and confirmed that he was cooperating with the police investigation.

“There are no words to express my shock and sadness…

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