Codefendant in Alec Baldwin shooting case convicted of unsafe firearm handling, Baldwin Codefendant Gets 6 Months Probation

On Friday, David Halls, a codefendant in the case involving actor Alec Baldwin in the fatal 2021 shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on a movie set in New Mexico, was found guilty of unsafe firearm handling.

As part of his sentence, Halls received six months of probation, a $500 fine, and was required to complete a gun safety course and 24 hours of community service.

In addition, Halls agreed to testify truthfully in any upcoming hearings or trials, including those against Baldwin and movie armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, who have both pleaded not guilty to charges of involuntary manslaughter in Hutchins’ death.