Two armed men in ski masks robbed a Watsonville check-cashing store at gunpoint this afternoon, a police corporal said. The suspects entered the Check ‘n Go, located at 1441 Main St., at about 4 p.m. and took an undisclosed amount of cash, Cpl. Jose Barrera said. Police responded to a panic button alarm that was initiated by store employees, but the suspects were gone by the time officers arrived, he said.Witnesses said they ran toward Green Valley Road.No injuries were reported, Barrera said. No arrests had been made this evening. Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Watsonville investigations unit at (831) 768-3350.
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