Hawaiian Scores 1.3-Million ‘Jackpot’ in Sin City Casino

April 5, 2022 by

A citizen from Hawaii, Michelle has secured a massive 1.3M ‘jackpot’ at a Sin City (Las Vegas) casino while playing the “Wheels of Fortune” game.

On Monday, 28th Mar, a Hawaiian won over one-million dollars playing the “Wheels of Fortune,” one of the many slot machines in the historic and central business center of Las Vegas, Nevada.

Recognized as Michelle through promotional pictures, the winner secured a whopping $1.3M jackpot & winnings at the “Boyd-Gaming Corporations’ California Hotel and Casino” while playing and wagering on “IGT’s slot machines.”

The lady – claiming to be in downtown Sin City for a “Raiders game” – sat at the “Wheel of Fortune Double-Down” casino in downtown Las Vegas for six to seven minutes when she made a bundle, approximately $1,316,725.

In an official statement, the casino said the blessed woman played the game at about 11:30 am on Monday. After placing a five-dollar wager, the Hawaii native struck a growing jackpot, the sum total of which is around $1.3M.

The Other Boyd Gaming Winners in Las Vegas

As per Boyd Gaming Corporation’s press release, it’s not the only jackpot struck by a native Hawaiian; before Michelle’s recent win, two more Hawaii residents had won slot machine jackpots in downtown Sin City Nevada, in 2022.

Here are the other two Hawaii natives who struck the jackpot this year:

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1.1M Jackpot

Playing a similar IGT slot machine game, a Hawaii citizen won over $1.1M at downtown Sin City. The guest started 2022 with a bang, scoring a whopping jackpot and other winnings in “Fremont Hotel and Casino” on 21st Jan.

The guest stayed for a while, playing and wagering on the “2x 3x 4x 5x Super Times Pay Wheel of Fortune Slot.” While playing for 10-minute on a slot machine and wagering, the lucky Hawaiian citizen won a massive jackpot of $1,100,986.

The winner didn’t want publicity and preferred anonymity.

$275,000 Jackpot

A month later, on 22nd Feb, another person from Hawaii struck a massive $275,000 progressive jackpot while playing and betting on the “Wheel of Fortune Slot machine” game at “Fermont Hotel and Casino.”

Similar to the 21st Jan winner, they avoided promotional images and favored anonymity. The Hawaii native played the “Gold Spin Deluxe Triple Stars Wheel of Fortune slot” game at about 12:30 am.

By wagering $1.25 on “Bonus Spin Wheel of Fortune,” the guest scored a growing jackpot, the sum total of which was  $275,717.