Las Vegas Sun

August 18, 2019

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Local gambler hits nearly $1.6 million jackpot at Suncoast

A Las Vegas area resident won nearly $1.6 million Tuesday while playing a Buffalo Grand slot machine at the Suncoast.

The video slot machine landed on the grand jackpot slot of the bonus wheel, indicating the winning jackpot of $1,559,521, the casino said.

The lucky player, who was not identified, hit the jackpot shortly before 7 p.m., officials said. The machine is part of slot-maker Aristocrat's popular Buffalo franchise of games.