A second suspect was arrested Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery that occurred Tuesday at Capital Bank in Yadkinville.
Valentino Cabral Darosa, 24, of Concord, was arrested by Concord Police shortly after noon on Wednesday. Darosa was charged with conspiracy to commit robbery with a firearm.
Detectives were able to identify Darosa late Tuesday evening from leads uncovered during the original investigation. Yadkinville Police detectives coordinated with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police and Concord Police to take Darosa into custody. He was placed under a $500,000 secured bond.
Yadkinville Police made an initial arrest in the case just shortly following the robbery on Tuesday.
Police were alerted to the robbery at Capital Bank, 532 E. Main St., Yadkinville, at 12:24 p.m. While police were responding to the scene, an observant and vigilant citizen noticed suspicious behavior of the suspect leaving the bank and called 911.
From a safe distance, the citizen was able maintain visual contact and provide turn-by-turn locations of the robbery suspect until police were able to intercept and perform a felony stop of the vehicle.
The single occupant was taken into custody on Highway 601 South near Pine Valley Road.
Angel Brown Vazquez, 24, of Concord, was taken into custody without incident. An undisclosed amount of currency was recovered along with a .357 revolver handgun.
Vazquez was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, possession of firearm by felon, carrying concealed weapon, and two counts assault by pointing a gun. Vazquez was placed under a $500,000 secured bond.