Suburban man gets 3 years for fatally striking Katrin Kutscheidt with motorcycle on Lake Shore Drive

By JORDAN OWEN Chicago Sun-Times Wire A southwest suburban man has been sentenced to three years in prison for fatally striking Katrin Kutscheidt, a German tourist, with his motorcycle last year on Lake Shore Drive near Grant Park. Charles Lyons of Evergreen Park pleaded guilty to reckless homicide and aggravated reckless driving resulting in bodily … Read more →

Motorcyclist charged with reckless homicide for fatally striking German woman on Lake Shore Drive

Bond was set at $300,000 Saturday for a 20-year-old motorcyclist charged with running a red light and fatally striking Katrin Kutscheidt, who was crossing Lake Shore Drive on Monday night near Grant Park. Charles Lyons, of the 9400 block of South Spaulding in Evergreen Park, faces felony counts of reckless homicide with a motor vehicle, … Read more →

Charles Lyons

  • Arrested: Oct. 26, 2015
  • Age: 20
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: White

Suspected in the Oct. 19, 2015 death of Katrin Kutscheidt.

Photo credit: Chicago Police