Sheffield man attacked in own home during break-in

Winn Gardens, Sheffield
Winn Gardens, Sheffield

A Sheffield man was assaulted by a man who broke into his house and stole cash.

The 59-year-old, from Winn Gardens, Middlewood, suffered minor injuries in the incident, which happened at around 9.45pm on Wednesday, January 31.

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Bernie Ward, 32, of Dorchester Road, Doncaster, has been charged with attempted robbery and grievous bodily harm in connection with the incident.

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He has been remanded into custody until his next appearance at Sheffield Crown Court on March 2.