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NJ HVAC Contractor Charged with Installing Mirrors to Spy on Minors in Middle School Bathroom

By rlsmetro on
Gloucester County

Police in Gloucester Township are investigating a child endangerment incident that occurred in Gloucester County Thursday.

According to police, the staff from the Glen Landing Middle School in Gloucester Township discovered mirrors had been installed on the interior doors of the stalls in one of the girl’s bathrooms.

Police said in a statement staff became suspicious that someone was peering through an air conditioning vent located overtop of the bathroom stalls.

School offcials immediately contacted the Gloucester Township Police Department and officers arrested Mr. Gregory Mahley, 51, of West Deptford. He was charged with one count of second-degree Endangering the Welfare of a Minor (Manufacturing of Explicit Images of Minors, one count of third-degree Invasion of Privacy, and one count of third-degree.

Police say Mahley was an eight-year employee of Multi-Temp Mechanical, Inc., located in Westville.

The company was contracted by the Gloucester Township Board of Education to perform Heating-Ventilation-Air Conditioning services at the school.

Immediately after becoming aware of this incident, the Gloucester Township Board of Education officials ordered a full inspection of all schools and facilities that Mahley may have had access to. As of this time, no other suspicious activities have been uncovered.

Multi-Temp Mechanical, Inc. has been cooperating with the investigation. The company performs non-residential, commercial HVAC services only. Detectives are continuing to contact other businesses and governmental entities for whom Mahley may have worked.

If anyone believes they may have been a victim of Mahley, or has additional information that could aid this investigation, you’re asked to call the Gloucester Township Police Department at 856-228-4500 or email us at police@gtpolice.com