Schneider Bound Over for Trial

10/29/11 – A 22-year-old Fond du Lac man accused of hitting and killing a bicyclist while driving drunk, was bound over for trial during a preliminary hearing this week (Th). Christopher Schneider is suspected of hitting 36-year-old Eugene Henry Dennis with his car while Dennis was bicycling on Fond du Lac County Highway WH last month. Dennis died a day later at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee. He was wearing a helmet and had a light on the back of his bike when Schneider hit him from behind. Schneider is free on a $1,000 cash bond. Dennis was a former Fond du Lac High School teacher and coach. He was killed just a day after being sentenced to six months in jail for having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student.