A Monroe County man has been charged with one count of theft.

State police at Fern Ridge allege that Louis Arpino, of Brodheadsville, took the wallet of Athanasio Dimitrious of Saylorsburg, when he left it lying on the signature desk at a register at the Weis Market, SR209 and Weir Lake Road, in Chestnuthill Township.

Troopers said Arpino then went to the Sunoco station nearby and purchased fuel for his vehicle using Dimitrious' credit card. The incident occurred about 4:30 p.m. on Nov. 6, troopers said.