A teenager was racially abused in Plymouth city centre, police say.
The 17-year-old male victim was crossing the road outside the Marks and Spencer Foodhall at the top of Cornwall Street with friends when the incident happened.
The driver of a white Ford Galaxy pulled up, wound down his window and directed racial abuse at him.
The man also threatened the teenager.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident which took place at around 4.15pm on Tuesday.
As it was half-term week, the area was busy with shoppers and officers are appealing for anyone who may have information regarding the incident to contact them on 101 or Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111, quoting reference EC/13/1705.