Lucky gambler hits $1.8M jackpot at Venetian Las Vegas

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Posted at 4:42 PM, May 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-15 20:30:39-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A lucky slots player is the newest Las Vegas millionaire thanks to a recent $1.8 million jackpot.

The guest was playing a $1 Wheel of Fortune machine when hitting the $1,883.896.27 progressive at the Venetian hotel-casino, with a first report of the jackpot on May 11.

Saturday's winner, whose name was not immediately released, joins other recent gamblers cashing in on slots in Las Vegas.

A visitor from California was playing a Wheel of Fortune machine at the South Point hotel-casino on May 8 when she won $954,263.11.

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Also, another slots player won a $13,154,723 payout at Sunset Station hotel-casino back in April.

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