DEARBORN, Mich. -

It’s one of those stories that makes you ask yourself, who would do such a thing?

Police in Dearborn are sending out an alert tonight after items were stolen from worshippers praying at a mosque located on Vernor. 

Police say the suspect entered the mosque during prayer service and removed personal items from a storage shelf. The two latest incidents occurred on Oct.17 and Oct. 24.

"This type of crime in a house of worship will not be tolerated," said Dearborn Chief of Police Ronald Haddad.

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The suspect is described as a white man, approximately 5-foot-10 with a thin build, mustache and possibly a goatee. 

The man has short hair and is balding. 

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Police say the suspect is known to walk around the area of Dix and Vernor. 

If you have any information on this crime contact Dearborn Police.