During a press convention on Wednesday, Santa Fe sheriff Adan Mendoza mentioned that he is “not exactly sure of [Baldwin’s] present whereabouts,” as he hasn’t been requested to remain put in New Mexico, although police say, he has been cooperative of their ongoing investigation into the unintentional “Rust” taking pictures.

The 63-year-old actor was in New Mexico filming the upcoming western-genre movie when he discharged a firearm he was instructed was unloaded throughout a rehearsal. 

A projectile from the gun struck and finally killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins.

Director Joel Souza was additionally injured but has since been despatched residence from the hospital.

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Production on the image has paused whereas an investigation into the matter continues, and it wasn’t lengthy after the incident that an assistant was seen packing up Baldwin’s household’s belongings right into a automotive regarded as headed to their property within the Hamptons.

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Though it was thought that the Oscar-nominee and his household may head to their Hamptons residence, there may be work being executed on the property, so it is seemingly he isn’t there.

Alec Baldwin was rehearsing a scene for the movie 'Rust' when he discharged a firearm – he was told was 'cold – resulting in the death of a crew member. Authorities said he has been cooperative in their investigation, though they do not currently know of his whereabouts. He was not asked to remain in New Mexico.

Alec Baldwin was rehearsing a scene for the film ‘Rust’ when he discharged a firearm – he was instructed was ‘chilly – ensuing within the loss of life of a crew member. Authorities mentioned he has been cooperative of their investigation, although they don’t at the moment know of his whereabouts. He was not requested to stay in New Mexico.
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It’s unclear whether or not Baldwin and his brood are hunkering down in a property they’re renting or whether or not a good friend or member of the family is placing them up in the interim.

“Rust” was being filmed on Bonanza Creek Ranch close to Santa Fe when the gun was discharged. The actor has not been seen for a number of days for the reason that taking pictures.

Fox News’ Lauryn Overhultz contributed to this report