Brandon, Fla.-(970 WFLA)-Hillsborough deputies have arrested 50 year-old David Valesano, Junior, of Brandon on 20 counts of Possession of Child Pornography. Valesano is a teacher at Newsome High School.
Detectives with the Internet Predator Unit went to Valesano's home on Fortuna Drive after a two month long investigation. Four computers and other digital media items were seized.
Computer forensics found files depicting children engaged in sexual activities that had been downloaded from the internet. Detectives say the children were between the ages of 8 and 13.
A spokesman for Hillsborough County Schools says no Newsome High students were involved. Valesano is suspended until the school board can discuss the arrest.