Armed robbers drop into check cash business through the roof

Armed robbers drop into check cash business through the roof
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VANCOUVER, Wash. - Armed robbers slipped into a check cashing business through the roof and held up the place.

The crime happened just before 9 a.m. Friday at the Ace Cash Express at 2800 E. Fourth Plain Boulevard.

According to police, an employee said he was robbed by two masked men - one who had a shotgun and another who had a pistol.

Police got a call from an alarm company that a robbery was in progress at the Ace Cash Express, but when officers arrived the suspects were already gone. Police searched the area but were unable to locate the robbers.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Vancouver Police Department.