November 5, 2013 (San Diego’s East County) – A first-time visitor to Viejas Casino & Resort hit a whopping $58,221.78 jackpot after playing for just six minutes on a penny slot machine.
The lucky winner, from Whittier, California, was visiting a friend from El Cajon, who is a frequent guest at Viejas Casino & Resort. After enjoying the Buffet at Viejas on October 26, the El Cajon friend hit the casino floor for some table games play, and the visitor decided to try her luck on the Cash Multi-Spin penny slot machine. And after just six minutes of play, she hit the jackpot, according to Viejas.
Viejas Casino & Resort General Manager Chris Kelley said, “It’s always fun to hear about our guests hitting jackpots, and it’s especially thrilling when it’s a first-time guest. We hope they return and continue their winning streak.”
So far this year, Viejas Casino & Resort has awarded $63 million in jackpot winnings.