Police locate Matthews man accused of robbing Wells Fargo

Police locate Matthews man accused of robbing Wells Fargo
Matthews Police Department
Matthews Police Department
Matthews Police Department
Matthews Police Department

MATTHEWS, NC (WBTV) - Police have identified a man accused of robbing a bank in Matthews Monday afternoon.

Detectives arrested Mark Andy Gavrilov Tuesday evening and charged him with armed robbery.

Around 3:17 p.m. police say they received a call from a representative at Wells Fargo in the 1400 block of Matthews Mint Hill Road stating they had just been robbed.

Police say Gavrilov walked into the bank and handed a piece of folded paper to the teller that read, "I have a gun," and to "put all the 50s and 100s in an envelope."

Officials say he in line with other customers before approaching the counter passing and passing the note.

According to police, no injuries were reported.

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