Police are warning residents in the area of Danforth and Pape Avenue about a series of recent street robberies that target seniors.

Police say the attacker approaches victims from behind, then grabs jewellery before fleeing.

The suspect is described as follows:

  • White man, aged 30 to 35 years old.
  • Five feet eleven inches tall.
  • Blue eyes, short spiked black hair.
  • Clean shaven with acne.
  • Wearing a red T-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at 222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook.