A laptop was stolen from a Cirencester shop last week.
The theft from the business in Cricklade Street happened on February 9.
Police have charged a 25-year -old man from Cardiff with theft.
Tyrell Daley of Graham Walk, Canton, Cardiff was arrested and charged in connection with the incident.
He has been released on bail to appear at Cheltenham Magistrates Court on March 7.
Anyone with information that could help the investigation should call police on 101 quoting incident 194 of February 9.
They can also remain anonymous and contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.