Louisville man charged with kidnapping over PS4

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Louisville man is accused of assaulting a couple and kidnapping their son over a PS4. It happened early Christmas morning, just a few blocks from Churchill Downs. 

Police said Rodney Graves assaulted the mother and father causing visible injuries. They were taken to University Hospital. 

Graves allegedly hid behind their home with a gun and waited for their son. He and a getaway driver kidnapped him and police found them on Dearcy Avenue. 

The parents said their son was kidnapped because he owed Graves $40 for a PS4. 

Graves has many charges including kidnapping and burglary. 

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