Christopher Thomas Hastings is wanted in connection with several robberies, police say. (Winnipeg Police Service)

Winnipeg police are asking for help locating a suspect in a string of robberies.

Police said Christopher Thomas Hastings, 26, is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached.

He was last seen in the company of his three young children, police said in a news release.

Hastings is a suspect in the robbery of several financial institutions in the Winnipeg area and has had his parole revoked. He is described as six-feet tall, 240 lbs with heavy build.

Anyone with information should call 204-986-6219 or CrimeStoppers at 204-786-TIPS (5477).