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Plea deal revoked for Thomas Costa in death of jogger Karen Benjamin

Karen Benjamin was fatally struck by a car

Karen Benjamin was fatally struck by a car while out jogging in Mount Sinai in June. (January 13, 2014 5:59 PM)

A judge revoked a plea deal today for a man who pleaded guilty to fatally striking a Mount Sinai mother with his car over the summer and driving off.

Thomas Costa expected to be sentenced to 2-6 years behind bars for admitting he fled the scene after running down Karen Benjamin. Benjamin was out jogging back in June when she was struck.

However, when the judge took the bench today, he...

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