Thonotosassa man accused of possessing dozens of child porn images on his computer

THONOTOSASSA — A 64-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on 42 counts of possessing child pornography after deputies said they found illicit images on the man's computer.

Deputies arrested Joseph Diorio at his home on Briarwood Lane about 3:30 p.m.

Deputies obtained a search warrant for Diorio's computer, where they found 42 images of children between the ages of 1 and 13 performing various sex acts, according to an arrest affidavit.

Diorio told deputies he had viewed the images, according to the affidavit. The crime was allegedly committed on Aug. 17.

Diorio remained in jail Thursday on a $315,000 bond.

Thonotosassa man accused of possessing dozens of child porn images on his computer 09/08/11 [Last modified: Thursday, September 8, 2011 2:36pm]

© 2014 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...