Two women are currently in police custody after racially aggravating a mum in East-the-Water on Wednesday night.
Police said two women, both 28 and from East-the-Water, were arrested for a racially aggravated public order offence following an incident in Moreton Park Road.
Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident which occurred between 9.15pm and 9.40pm.
Devon and Cornwall Police said four vehicles pulled up to an address in the road before two women started ‘yelling’ at a 45-year-old woman.
Police said all the women are known to each other.
The two arrested women remain in custody at Barnstaple Police Station.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information which could help police enquiries is asked to call 101 and quote crime reference number CD/13/116.