West Yorkshire Police are appealing for information after four men forced entry into a home in the Hall Green.
Police say the robbery took place in the afternoon at 2pm on Tuesday 26th January.
The four men entered the property and assaulted the victim before stealing an amount of cash.
The suspects have been described as males in their early 20's.
The couple who brought the Ice Bucket Challenge to Britain will today receive a British Citizen award for their services to volunteering and charitable giving.
Paula and Robert Maguire from Wakefield have raised more than £4m for charity. Last year Paula was crowned national fundraiser of the year at the Pride of Britan Awards. Here they are in action.
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Police in Wakefield are appealing for information after a car reversed into a pensioner in the city.
The incident happened last Sunday on Union Street when the car involved a Toyota Hiace, was reversing.
The pedestrian, an 83-year-old man, suffered serious injuries and was taken to Pinderfields Hospital.
I would like to appeal to anyone in the area on Sunday afternoon who may have seen the vehicle or the pedestrian prior to the incident or who may have witnessed the collision itself to come forward. Enquiries are ongoing.
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Police are on the hunt for two conmen who tricked a 75-year-old into letting them in and burgling the victim's home.Read the full story ›
Police investigating the 50-year-old murder of Wakefield teenager Elsie Frost are following 100 new lines of enquiry.Read the full story ›
There are severe delays and a lane is closed on exit slip road southbound at J40, A638 (Ossett), because of a broken down vehicle.
Police have charged a man with the murder of 27-year-old Nicholas Williams from Stanley.
Aaron Swift, 33, of Trafford Apartments, Rotherham is due to appear at Leeds Magistrates Court later today.
Williams' body was found at his home in Bottom Boat Road in Stanley on Wednesday December 16.
Police investigating the death of a 27-year-old man in Wakefield have arrested a 33-year-old man on suspicion of murder. Nicholas Williams was found at his home in Bottom Boat Road, Stanley, on December 17th.
Tests have revealed he died from multiple stab wounds after being assaulted on the evening of December 16th. A 33-year-old man from Rotherham is in custody.
Specially trained officers are continuing to support his family and police are appealing for information and witnesses to contact them referencing Operation Packburg, or anonymously to the Crimestoppers charity.