'Rust' movie shooting press conference: Alec Baldwin's whereabouts unknown but he's cooperating


Alec Baldwin's whereabouts are unknown to the Santa Fe County Sheriff's Department at this time. However, he has been in touch and is fully cooperating with the investigation, sheriff Adan Mendoza said in a press conference on Wednesday.

He was not asked to refrain from traveling outside of the state following the shut down of production on "Rust" and no charges have been filed against him nor anyone else involved in the production of the movie.

"He has been cooperative. I’m not exactly sure of his present whereabouts," Mendoza said.

At a press conference, Mendoza told reporters "it is too early right now in the investigation to comment on charges" and that his department is working with the FBI to process evidence.

District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies said that she will not comment on potential charges that Baldwin could face. However, she noted that criminal charges are on the table

"The answer is we cannot answer that question yet until we complete a more thorough investigation," she said. Both noted that the actor has been cooperating with authorities.  A rep for Baldwin did not immediately return Fox News' request for comment.

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