Stroudsburg, Pa. -

A cash reward is being offered for information that leads of the arrest of Ricardo Maldonado.

The suspect is being sought for charges stemming from a theft of nearly $9,000. Maldonado failed to appear on two occasions before Magisterial District Judge Dan Higgins of Stroudsburg for a preliminary hearing on the theft charge.

The reward leading to his arrest is being offered by Monroe County Crime Stoppers.

The Stroud Area Regional Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Maldonado, whom they consider a fugitive from justice.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-866-370-1518. Callers could be eligible for cash rewards and  may remain anonymous.