A source close to the actor told CNN that Baldwin remained cooperative with authorities’ requests and “will do whatever is asked of him” while the investigation continues.
Baldwin and his family are expected to stay in Vermont for the foreseeable future as they deal with the aftermath of last month’s tragedy, the source added.
The incident, which is still under investigation, has renewed calls for better safety practices on the set with regard to the use of weapons.
Some individual productions have banned the use of real guns on set and made the use of alternative options mandatory.
Weapons expert Ben Simmons previously explained to CNN that three types of propeller guns are typically used on set – completely fake guns (which look real but can’t shoot anything), guns disabled and real guns, which are loaded with blanks and mimic reality. shooting, from flash to recoil.
Authorities continue to investigate the moments leading up to the shooting, including the chain of command of the weapons and how the weapon Baldwin used was loaded with an alleged live bullet.