Cape May Court House, New Jersey (September 24, 2020)--– Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland along with Chief Christopher Leusner of the Middle Township Police Department announce the arrest of Gregory Mahley, 51 years old, of West Deptford, NJ, on additional charges relating to Manufacturing and Possessing Child Pornography.
On September 9, 2020, the Gloucester Township Police Department arrested Gregory Mahley after mirrors were found in girls bathroom stalls at the Glen Landing Middle School in Gloucester Township, NJ. The Gloucester Township investigation revealed that Mahley, a commercial HVAC technician employed by Multi-Temp Mechanical, Inc., located in Westville, NJ, had secretly recorded females using the girl’s bathroom in the Middle School. During that investigation, officials seized numerous electronic devices from Mahley’s residence and vehicle and discovered recordings of juvenile and adult victims.
Based on information received from the Camden County Prosecutor's Office, Detectives from the Cape May County Prosecutor's Office and the Middle Township Police Department conducted an investigation into Mahley, who had provided HVAC services to schools and commercial buildings in Cape May County.
During this investigation, it was discovered Mahley, while working as a contractor at the Cape May County Technical High School, recorded multiple victims in a bathroom. It is believed the incidents occurred on October 15, 2013, March 20, 2014, and April 22, 2014.
On September 23, 2020, Mahley was charged with ten (10) counts of second-degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Manufacturing of Child Pornography) and ten (10) counts of third-degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Possession of Child Pornography).* Mahley will remain lodged at the Camden County Correctional Center pending court proceedings. It should be noted for the above listed charges, the victims who are now adults, have been identified and were contacted regarding this investigation.
According to Prosecutor Sutherland, this is still an ongoing investigation and he urges anyone who may have information related to Gregory Mahley or this investigation to contact the Middle Township Police Department at 609-465-8700, the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victim’s Unit at 609- 465-1135, or report it anonymously through the Cape May County Sheriff’s Tip Line at cmcsheriff.net and click on anonymous tip, or through the Cape May County Crime Stoppers, 609-465-2800.
*Any charges are merely accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless he is proven guilty.