Woman returned to scene to help teenage girl who was assaulted in Bear Street.

Police are appealing to find a good Samaritan who helped a teenage girl who was assaulted outside Barnstaple cemetary.

The incident happened on Wednesday, July 1 between 4.30pm and 5.30pm in Bear Street.

Officers want to speak with a woman, possibly in her late 50s, who is understood to have driven past the incident and then later returned on foot to assist the young girl.

Call police on 101 and quoting crime number CR/45999/15.