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Wisconsin woman wins $1.4M jackpot at downtown Las Vegas casino

A Las Vegas visitor from Wisconsin hit a jackpot worth $1,453,640 in downtown Las Vegas on Tuesday morning.

The guest hit nine spots on a Scientific Games’ Million Degrees slot machine at the Golden Gate, according to casino owner Derek Stevens. He said on Twitter that it was the largest jackpot in his career.

This isn’t the first time this year that a guest from Wisconsin won big on a slot jackpot at a downtown Las Vegas casino. In February, a man won $1.23 million while playing IGT’s “Wheel of Fortune” slot machine at Fremont in downtown.

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