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July 28, 2014

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Gambler wins $3.8 million on slot machine at Atlantis in Reno

RENO — A lucky gambler was getting down to the last few dollars when he or she struck it big at the Atlantis Casino Resort in Reno.

Casino officials say the winner is a regular guest at the casino and won $3.8 million Sunday playing a Wheel of Fortune machine.

The unidentified winner plans to use the money to pay off debt and then to travel.

The guest had put $50 into the machine and had $13.50 remaining with which to play when the jackpot hit.

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