The family of rape and murder suspect Gabe Gaeta reportedly is receiving threats against them.
Keith Eldridge has been a reporter-anchor with KOMO 4 News since 1983. Keith handles the South Sound Newscenter covering the entire southern region of Washington from Sea-Tac Airport to the Oregon border to the Pacific Ocean.
Recent stories by Keith Eldridge
The pilot who died in a small plane crash in Chehalis Tuesday night may have been on his first flight since buying the vintage replica a few months ago.
The family of the gas station clerk gunned down last week in Kent wants people to know how special their son was.
A convicted killer with a life sentence just got that sentence changed. It's all because Michael Harris was a teenager when he committed the crime.
A happy ending to the story of the wayward Mr. Wiggles. He's the pot bellied pig who has been re-united with its owner after escaping from it's Poulsbo pen.
A historic school bell is gone with fears that it may be headed to the recycling yard. The brass bell dates back to 1884 when Washington was still a territory. It's believed thieves took it from in front of Woodland Elementary School in Puyallup.
A Federal Way mother of five is having to fight for her house, even though her soon-to-be ex-husband agreed she could have it as part of their divorce settlement
A backpacker from South America celebrated Independence Day with his first full day of independence. Diego Farre (Simonassi) was locked in immigration jail for staying 30 minutes too long on his visa.
A Tacoma writer says it's time to focus on the murder 'victims' instead of the suspects. Jack Cameron is the author of 'Tacoma Stories." It's a blog that has comments only from people who knew the victim.
A backpacker visiting from South America is locked in federal detention after reportedly over-extending his stay by 30 minutes. A Seattle immigration attorney has taken on the case for free saying it's absurd.
A suspected shoplifter was shot and killed after a scuffle with a police officer in Centralia. Police say the suspect had shoplifted a 'burrito.' Turns out the man was already wanted by police for a more serious crime.
Top US Open golf officials say the Chambers Bay golf course is ready to go for next year's championship. The big question is whether the region will be ready.
An army of volunteers has descended on a wounded veteran's home armed with hammers and saws. Former Sgt. Trevor Phillips was severely injured in a bomb blast in Iraq. It's an effort led by former Seahawk quarterback Brady Quinn.
The Skokomish tribe near Shelton is mourning the death of 14-year-old Ciqala Miller. Deputies believe he was accidentally shot to death by his 13-year-old friend as both boys pointed hunting rifles at each other believing they weren't loaded.
A Michigan judge has called a time-out in a child custody dispute involving a local sailor aboard a U.S. submarine.
A Michigan state senator has just joined the fight on behalf of a sailor based in Bremerton who's fighting to keep custody of his child while he's out at sea. This happened as protestors took to the streets in a nationwide effort to fight for the sailor while he's away.
A Navy submariner is in the battle of his life trying to keep his little girl in a custody dispute. A judge has ordered him to appear in court or face contempt despite the fact that he's out at sea. There is an act that's supposed to help those who are deployed.
Relatives of a murdered family came to court to urge the judge to keep the killer locked up for life. That killer is the family's own 16-year-old son, Brian Bassett. He is now 35.
More than three dozen high school juniors have suspended for two days following what the students call a "rite of passage."
The mother of a mentally ill killer says more has to be done to keep people like her son from hurting others.
The mother of the victim of a joy riding accident says she doesn't hate the suspect driver and wanted his family to know that. Gideon Martz's mom went out of her way to embrace the family of Bradley Williams in Thurston County superior court.
A several million dollar program to keep drunks off the road has run out of money. But it should be flush with cash. KOMO 4 Problem Solvers found out that the fund has been raided and is being used for something else entirely.
An elderly Milton couple faced off with a home invasion robber last Friday after they returned home from a lucrative trip to the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma.
A Fircrest teenager survived quite a scare Wednesday morning when she said a man in a gold sedan beckoned her over to his car not once, but four times. Her mother said she did the right thing.