Joseph Gagliano is the son of Frank Gagliano, of the New Orleans crime family. Joseph was convicted in 1996 on RICO charges in Louisiana and Mississippi. In 2015 Joseph was convicted in federal court in Louisiana on charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm in the infamous "sniper van" case. He plead guilty to the charge and was sentenced to 27 months in prison.

Joseph was represented by attorney Paul Saputo, a Dallas attorney. His connection to Joseph is unknown.

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.