SADDLE BROOK, NJ MAN CHARGED WITH DISTRIBUTION AND POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY
For Immediate Release:
June 10, 2022
Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of GREGORY M. KAPRELIAN (DOB: 10/02/2002; single; delivery driver) of 77 Weller Terrace, Saddle Brook, NJ, on possession and distribution of child pornography charges. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love.
On Thursday, June 9, 2022, members of the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Cyber Crimes Unit executed a search warrant at the residence of GREGORY M. KAPRELIAN during a months-long Internet child pornography investigation. The investigation revealed that KAPRELIAN used the Internet to view, download, possess, distribute, and share files depicting nude and/or sexually explicit prepubescent and pubescent children.
As a result of the investigation, GREGORY M. KAPRELIAN was arrested on Thursday, June 9, 2022, in Paramus, NJ and charged with second-degree distribution of child pornography, N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4(b)5(a)i; and third-degree possession of child pornography, N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4(b)5(b)iii. KAPRELIAN was remanded to the Bergen County Jail pending a first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack.
Prosecutor Musella states that the charges are merely accusations and that the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. He would also like to thank the Saddle Brook Police Department for their assistance, as well as the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office and Lyndhurst Police Department, which participate in the Bergen County Cyber Crimes Task Force.