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Woman wins almost $500K on a $2.50 spin playing Elvis slot in downtown Las Vegas

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Posted at 11:13 AM, Dec 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-23 14:53:52-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A woman hit it big at a downtown casino this week sticking to a Las Vegas classic.

According to El Cortez Hotel & Casino, Mary was playing on an Elvis slot machine when she won $467,387.89 on a $2.50 spin.

The casino says she's visiting from Washington State.

Congratulations, Mary, on taking home a jackpot of almost half a million dollars!

The story was updated with her bet amount and area of residence after receiving new information from the casino.