SMITHTOWN REAL ESTATE INVESTOR CONVICTED ON CHILD PORN CHARGES

Newsday/Robert E. Kessler 11/13/14

Joseph Valerio, a 47 year old Smithtown real estate investor, was arrested on charges ofproducing child pornography and was ordered to be released on $3 million bail as soon as he canprovide proof that property in that amount would be forfeited if he flees.  Valerio, of 3 HighGate Drive, was arrested on a charge that he had a girlfriend living in the Ukraine make and sendhim 20 to 30 videos of her sexually abusing her 3 year old daughter.  The woman said Valeriothreatened to stop sending her