By Dailymail.com Reporter
Published: 04:26 BST, 13 October 2019 | Updated: 04:36 BST, 13 October 2019
Joe Giudice has landed in Italy.
The 47-year-old was pictured looking happy and healthy during a reunion with his brother Pete Giudice in an Instagram post from Pete's wife, Sheila, on Saturday.
'A day we’ve all been patiently waiting for,' began Sheila's caption.
She continued, 'Pete and Joe reunited at last. Smiles bigger and brighter than the sky. Our hearts are so full'.
It was one of the first clear images of Teresa Giudice's husband since he began his jail sentence in March 2016.
His 18-year-old daughter Gia posted a grab of their FaceTime conversation to her Insta Stories on Saturday, showing him beaming in what appeared to be a car.
The Giuce is loose: Teresa Giudice's husband Joe has surfaced in the first photo of him that went since he began his jail sentence in March 2016
James T. Leonard, the Giudices' lawyer, told People in a statement on Friday: 'He is en route to Italy right now. He spoke to Teresa and Gia from the plane and he is extremely happy to be released, more than words can describe.'
The same day, Gia uploaded a throwback snap with her father to