The men entered Grady's Liquors at 509 Bay Ave. just after 10 p.m. and demanded cash from the register, according to Det. Marquis Booth of the Capitola Police Department. the men then ordered the clerk to the ground at gunpoint and fled the store with an undisclosed amount of money. They fled on foot southbound on Capitola Avenue and it's believed they were eventually picked up by a light-colored vehicle. Police searched the area but were unable to find the two suspects.
Both are described as black men, approximately 5 feet, 7 inches tall with a thin build and wearing jeans and baseball caps with bandanas covering their faces. One wore a gray sweatshirt, the other a red sweatshirt.
Capitola police ask anyone with information on the case to call investigations at 475-4242 or the anonymous tipline at 475-2791.