A 60-year-old man was subjected to an assault during a street robbery in Thornton Lodge.
The attack happened in Moorbottom Road on Saturday at around midnight.
The man was approached by two Asian men who pushed him to the ground and stole his wallet before running off up Thornton Lodge Road.
One of the suspects is in his mid 20s, 5ft 9ins to 5ft 10ins tall and stocky.
He wore a black hooded top with the hood down.
Anyone who saw the incident or has information should contact Det Con Cath Uttley at the Kirklees Robbery Team on 101 or CrimeStoppers anonymously, on 0800 555 111.