07/15/2014 06:02 EDT | Updated 09/14/2014 05:59 EDT

Toronto police search for missing senior Joseph Buttigieg

Toronto police are asking for the public's help in the search for a missing senior, Joseph Buttigieg. 

The 72-year-old man was last seen at around 4 p.m. on Monday, in the area of Runnymede Road and Annette Street.

In a Tuesday news release, police said they are concerned about his safety.

Investigators provided the following description of Buttigieg:

- Six feet tall

- Weighs approximately 160 lbs.

- Short grey hair, with a black moustache

- Last seen wearing a brown, short-sleeved checkered shirt, blue jeans and black Nike sneakers

Anyone with information on Buttigieg's whereabouts is asked to call police at 416-808-1100 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-8477.