Michael Elardo charged in hit-run death of Bryanna Soplin

Nassau County police said Michael Elardo, 48, of Syosset, surrendered Monday evening, June 16, 2014, at police headquarters in Mineola, where he was charged with leaving the scene of an accident that fatally injured 13-year-old Bryanna Soplin. Police said Bryanna, who relatives said had Down syndrome, was attempting to cross Hempstead Turnpike near Gardiners Avenue in Levittown early Sunday when she was hit. (Credit: News 12 Long Island and Jessica Rotkiewitz)