Woman Charged With Theft Of Housing Funds

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TOBYHANNA — A woman from Monroe County is accused of bilking the government out of $15,000 in Section 8 payments.

The alleged fraud came to light when officers arrested Chatoya Mitchell and her husband at their home in Tobyhanna on assault charges.

The Section 8 program aims to help low-income families find affordable housing.

Mitchell faces several charges of theft by deception.

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