They pepper-sprayed a store employee while trying to get away.
Two women were apprehended by Victoria's Secret employee while they were trying to get away with loot worth $11,000 (Sh1,115,389).
The police department of Folsom, California reported that the two women Blanca Thalia Quintero, 22, of Richmond and Antanae Lastar Welch, 19, of Pittsburg sprayed pepper spray in the face of the store's clerk.
Police were called to the shop just before 8pm where an employee had confronted the thieves carrying large bags of stolen clothing.
The employee, who wasn't incapacitated, was able to give an accurate description of the getaway car.
Police managed to spot the car as the women attempted to flee.