Bonner Co. Sheriff: Geaudreau 'no longer a suspect in shooting' - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Bonner Co. Sheriff: Geaudreau 'no longer a suspect in shooting'

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BONNER COUNTY, Idaho -

The Bonner County Sheriff's Office says they no longer believe Patrick Geaudreau was the one who shot at one of their deputies in a pursuit that crossed over from Idaho into Washington. 

Geaudreau told KHQ he was at home sleeping when a deputy's car was shot multiple times. 

"I wasn't the one who shot at cops," he said in an interview with KHQ. "I wasn't the one who did any of this."

The Bonner County Sheriff's Office believes him and says they no longer believe he opened fire that day. 

Geaudreau, however, remains in jail, accused of trying to kill his girlfriend. According to the probable cause affidavit, Geaudreau threatened to kill her, and drove her into the mountains before beating her with brass knuckles.

The documents also say that he broke her phone so she couldn't call 911, then dragged her on the ground by her hair when she tried to escape.

Geaudreau denies it all, and now he says he only wants one thing: "I just want to go home."

Geaudreau remains in jail on charges of Aggravated Battery,Kidnapping, and Attempted Strangulation. 

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