PARADISE TWP., Ps. -

A New York woman has been arrested for allegedly stealing $8,000 from a motel guest in the Poconos.

State Police said 34-year-old Ebboni Louise Gaspard of Binghamton, N.Y. stole the money from a man while he was sleeping inside his room at the Travel Lodge on Route 611 in Paradise Towsnhip.

Gaspard was charged with theft and sent to the Monroe County Correctional Facility pending arraignment.