Louisiana Man Wins Big at Paragon
Marksville, LA (August 19, 2015) A Louisiana man playing a progressive 25-cent Wheel of Fortune® Pink Diamonds slot machine on August 13 walked away a big winner.
Robert N., of Deville, Louisiana, had been playing for about two hours, and had invested approximately $200.00 before the winning combination hit on the machine, with a prize of $336,721.35. The machine’s jackpot reset to $200,000.00.
Robert, a longtime member of Paragon’s Preferred Players Club, was stunned when he realized how the symbols had lined up. “The first thing I thought when I won was, ‘You’ve got to be kidding me,’ ” he said.
As to Robert’s plans for what he will do with his winnings, his response was definite. “I’m going to invest it,” he said.
This is one of the largest slot machine payouts at Paragon in 2015. Several jackpots of $15,000.00 or more have been hit in regular casino play since the beginning of the year.
“This is one of those ‘life-changing’ jackpots,” said Billy Jeansonne, Paragon’s Director of Slot Operations. “At Paragon, winning is an experience we never get tired of seeing, and we’re fortunate we get to see it so often.”