POLICE are appealing to the public to help locate a wanted man.

Joe Haigh, 26, from Thurnscoe, is wanted by South Yorkshire Police on a recall to prison having served a sentence for burglary.

Haigh breached the conditions of his licence and was recalled on July 19.

Police have conducted a variety of operations and activities to locate Haigh and are now seeking the assistance of the public to help trace him.

It's believed he has connections in the Normanton area of Wakefield, as well as in Barnsley.

Anyone who believes they may know the location of Haigh or may have seen him is asked to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously, quoting incident number 981 of 19/07/2013.