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Old Bridge beating suspect Steven Contreras, accused in murder of Divyendu Sinha, back in court

judge threw out a plea deal offered

judge threw out a plea deal offered to Steven Contreras because he lied on the stand. (February 21, 2014 6:56 PM)

A defendant in the beating death of Old Bridge doctor Divyendu Sinha was back in court in New Brunswick Friday.

A judge threw out a plea deal offered to Steven Contreras because he lied on the stand.

Contreras had a deal in place to serve four years in prison, but now he'll be exposed to the maximum of 30 years at sentencing.      

The Middlesex County prosecutor...

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