An arrest warrant has been issued for a man accused of theft at approximately 45 Walmart stores on the east coast, according to Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers.

Richard Monte is wanted on a felony arrest warrant in Erie County.

Monte is accused of concealing over-the counter pharmacy items in a 28-count chip bag box while walking around Walmart on Buffalo Rd. in Harborcreek, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

His last known home address is in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Anyone with information on where Monte may be is asked to call Tpr. Haylee Schick with State Police in Erie at 814-898-1641 or contact Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or going online here.