Swiss Cheese pervert Chris Pagano has been arrested as the Swiss Cheese Pervert. Credit: Twitter

As snow blankets the city, international celebrity Chris Pagano, aka the Swiss Cheese Pervert, is returning to Norristown after posting bail.

Pagano, 41, posted 10 percent of his $30,000 bail on Sunday and was released on his own recognizance, the Daily News reports.

Pagano is scheduled for trial at the Philadelphia Criminal Justice Center on Feb. 18, according to court records. He faces charges ofstalking, indecent exposure, open lewdness and harassment.


Police arrested Pagano last Thursday, a week after the Mayfair Town Watch posted a photograph on Facebook of him exposing himself that was taken by one of his alleged victims.

As the story spread, gaining worldwide attention, the Philadelphia Police Department's Special Victims Unit built a case around three separate reports of Pagano sightings, all occurring in the first week of 2014, and one on New Year's Day. All the reported incidents occurred around Frankford and Cottman avenues in Mayfair.

However, Pagano reportedly also contacted many women online with his requests for sexual stimulation with a piece of Swiss cheese.

In 2009, Pagano pled guilty to disorderly conduct after being charged with patronizing prostitutes.


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