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Police search for victims of ‘charming’ suspect in Montreal home invasions

A photo of Hamid Chekakri. Montreal police

Montreal police are searching for potential victims of Hamid Chekakri, 47, who was arrested in a slew of home invasions in Montreal, Sherbrooke and Ottawa.

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U.S. marshals arrested Chekakri March 31 in Atlanta, Ga.

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He allegedly targeted female senior citizens, speaking to them as they approached their front doors and using names such as Aaron, David and Alain.

WATCH: Older, vulnerable women were targeted in December in a series of home invasions in Montreal by a suspect described as “charming.”

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Older women targeted in Montreal home invasions – Dec 27, 2017

He apparently charmed them with a box of chocolates laced with drugs before robbing them of valuable items like cash, jewelry and electronics.

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Potential victims are encouraged to speak to officers at their local police station, or call 911.

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