An 18 year old man in New Palatine Indiana has been charged with homicide after running into and killing a 22 year old cyclist. This incident occurred in August and resulted in the offender being taken back to prison. He had out on bond prior to his trial for inhalant abuse charges. However, his freedom was revoked after driving into the cyclist with a blood-alcohol level of .28.
After the crash, which occurred on the alleged perpetrators 18th birthday, the court ruled that he would be treated as an adult by the court. The driver currently faces six felony charges and one Class
C misdemeanor related to the accident. His trial date is set to occur on January 12th.