Slidell police call it a scam stretching from their city to Baton Rouge

SLIDELL, LA -- Slidell police say two women are responsible for a scam that targeted a popular art supply store chain in both Slidell and Baton Rouge.

They say the women were involved in a fraudulent check/merchandise refund scam at Hobby Lobby stores.

Police say the crimes happened about a year ago.

If you can identify them or have other information about the case, call Detective Giardina with the Slidell Police Department at 985-646-6172 or CrimeStoppers at 504-822-1111.

Remember, if you call CrimeStoppers you don't have to reveal your name or testify, and you could earn a cash reward.

So far, 333 people have been booked after their cases rolled on the Wheel of Justice.