A WOMAN was shoved to the ground as she walked her dogs in Woolacombe.
The incident took place at around 3pm on New Year's Day as the woman, aged 60, was walking along Marine Drive.
A man, who was walking with a young child, is said to have approached her before pushing her to the ground.
A young man who saw the incident helped the victim back to her feet, but left without leaving any contact details.
Anyone with any information can call PC Mike Walker on 101, quoting reference number CI/14/9.