Pocono Raceway employee arrested for pocketing entrance money

A 28-year-old employee was arrested at Pocono Raceway Saturday.

Pocono Mountain Regional Police say Maurice Whitaker, of Plymouth, was letting people into the infield without proper passes and charging them $10 cash.

Whitaker was reportedly pocketing the money.

This was happening during the Qualifying event for the Gander Outdoors 400.

Officers say he is charged with theft.

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