Retired NYPD officer Michael Elardo, 48, of Syosset,

Retired NYPD officer Michael Elardo, 48, of Syosset, with his attorney Michael DerGarabedian, on Thursday, July 10, 2014, in Mineola. Elardo pleaded not guilty to a charge of leaving the scene of the fatal June 15 accident that left Bryanna Soplin, 13, dead. (Credit: Howard Schnapp)

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