The warrant said Baldwin requested a bigger gun model from armorer Hannah Gutierez-Reed ahead of production.
Alec Baldwin requested a bigger gun in emails with ‘Rust’ armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed ahead of production, according to investigators
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zd4IFyW9uVA&t=93s Transfer Bar at 1:33 on the video
bought either with a transfer bar that makes it impossible for the firing pin to strike the primer unless the trigger is pulled or without one. https://thereload.com/analysis-yes-alec-baldwins-gun-could-have-fired-without-him-pulling-the-trigger/
Search warrant issued for Alec Baldwin’s cell phone
Alec Baldwin’s iPhone Sought By Police In ‘Rust’ Fatal
Investigators also uncovered three firearms: a plastic, a modified revolver and the working that Baldwin discharged. https://www.usatoday.com/story/entertainment/movies/2021/12/02/rust-movie-set-shooting-alec-baldwin-biggest-questions/6356357001/
Sheriff’s office spokesman Juan Ríos said one firearm found on the set was a modified revolver and a third was a plastic.
Halyna Hutchins was 18 inches away from gun Alec Baldwin was holding, crew member says https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/rust-alec-baldwin-halyna-hutchins-moment-gun-went-off
‘Rust’ First Assistant Director Ordered By Judge To Stop Avoiding OSHA Over Fatal Alec Baldwin Film Shooting https://www.yahoo.com/now/rust-first-assistant-director-ordered-220114894.html
"Joel said he was looking over the shoulder of [Hutchins], when he heard what sounded like a whip and then loud pop."
Joel then vaguely remembers [Hutchins] complaining about her stomach and grabbing her mid-section. Joel also said [Hutchins] began to stumble backwards and she was assisted to the ground." https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-59035483
The insider claimed: “The camera was facing Alec who was shooting in the cameras general direction during a rehearsal scene that was being recorded.
"The cameras captured Alec shooting but Halyna and Joel were behind the camera so I don’t think the cameras captured them being shot.”
However, “cameras, lights and props were damaged” from the gunfire with “broken glass was everywhere,” so it is unclear if the footage would be salvable. https://www.the-sun.com/entertainment/3914033/alec-baldwin-shooting-captured-camera-gun-killed-cinematographer/
Alec Baldwin’s Accidental Shooting That Killed ‘Rust’ Movie Crew Member Was ‘Captured On Camera’
they were down to one camera, and it was not filming when Baldwin’s gun discharged.
Baldwin ‘Rust’ shooting: Famed lawyer says he’d be shocked if involuntary manslaughter charge not brought https://www.foxnews.com/media/alec-baldwin-shooting-criminal-defense-lawyer-mark-geragos-charges
According to the affidavit, the armorer had taken the spent casing out of the gun. https://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/local_news/affidavit-offers-new-details-on-baldwin-shooting-that-killed-cinematographer/article_73bc2302-334d-11ec-b2b6-6f5fe3cd1edd.html
Normally, the process begins with an armorer bringing the gun to the director or assistant director to show nothing is inside, he said. Then it is brought to the actor with the assistant director, who often shines a light through it to show an empty barrel and chamber.
Gutierrez Reed’s lawyer Jason Bowles said in a statement Wednesday that “we are convinced this was sabotage and Hannah is being framed. We believe that the scene was tampered with as well before the police arrived.”
Alec Baldwin and Rust crew had been told never to point a gun at a person, lawyer for armorer says https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10167227/Alec-Baldwin-Rust-crew-told-never-point-gun-person-lawyer-armorer-says.html
Attorney For Armorer On Alec Baldwin Movie Suggests Possibility Of ‘Sabotage’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n9J4GKAiX0A "Can’t Rule Anybody Out At This Point" 4:01 on the interview and 6:53 "Not a Rehearsal" but "Tech Prep" – Armorer NOT there during fatality
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Author: H. A. Goodman