10/16/2012 03:55 EDT | Updated 12/16/2012 05:12 EST

Police seek suspect in synagogue robberies

Montreal police are looking for a suspect in a series of robberies at synagogues in Montreal's Mile End and Outremont neighbourhoods.

Police said the man broke into several synagogues during the month of September and stole the boxes used to collect donations.

He's described as about 55 years old, with medium length hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Montreal police.