Travis Grafe Wiki – Bio
Travis Grafe has been arrested after allegedly beat his mother with a flashlight. After allegedly assaulting his mother, he then reportedly attacked his father, Herbert, the official said.
The Knaus Berry Farm owner was hospitalized in Florida on Friday after her son brutally attacked her and her father at their home, according to local reports.
Although police told they are not releasing the identities of the people involved at this time, reported that Rachel Knaus Grafe and Herbert Grafe were attacked by her son, Travis Grafe.
Travis Grafe Age
Travis Grafe is 40 years old.
Charged with attempted murder
Officers responded around 8:20 p.m. to a violent domestic dispute in the 15700 block of SW 248 Street, the Miami-Dade Police Department said.
An injured husband and wife at the home told responding officers that their son attacked them with a “blunt object” before fleeing the scene,” authorities said. A family friend told WTVJ-TV that they were “extremely shocked and upset” by the incident.
“I just heard that Travis wanted money, and her mother wouldn’t give it to him, and he beat her pretty bad, almost to death, with a flashlight,” the family friend said. Police said the son was quickly taken into custody near the residence, while the injured couple were rushed to Jackson Memorial South. The mother was airlifted and is in critical condition.
Police said no further details were immediately available. According to online jail records, Travis Grafe, 40, was booked Saturday and charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault and robbery.
Knaus Grafe owns the Knaus Berry Farm in Homestead, known for its cinnamon buns and other homemade baked goods. The family-owned business closed on Saturday, with a sign outside saying the closure was due to a family emergency, according to local reports.