A thief is believed to have hidden in the toilets until a pool club closed so he could steal money from the till.
Police are appealing for information following the theft from Three Counties Snooker and Pool Club on High Street in Long Eaton.
Between, Thursday, February 25 at 11pm and Friday, February 26 at 10.40am cash was stolen from a fruit machine and till.
It is thought that the thief hid in the toilets after closing time, attacked the fruit machine and till and left via a rear fire exit.
Officers investigating have released an image of a man who they would like to speak to in connection with this crime.
Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Matthew Watts on 101 quoting crime number 8672/16 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.