MOTT HAVEN, the Bronx (PIX11) — A brazen burglar stuffed a garbage bag with cash register drawers from a Taco Bell in the Bronx last month, police said Thursday.

The suspect used a key to get into the fast-food restaurant at 450 East 149th St. in Mott Haven on Jan. 11 at around 6:15 a.m., according to the NYPD. The thief then put the register drawers containing about $2,000 in cash into the garbage bag and ran from the scene, police said.

There have been no arrests and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at or on Twitter @NYPDTips.