Slots Brought $400,000 Win!
Barrie woman won an amazing prize of $400,000 on a slot machine at Georgian Downs. This was the second highest prize since the machine has been installed there. Of course, the smallest wins happened quite often, though jackpot prizes were so rare, that news about it shocked all the casino visitors.
According to the officials and the operating Ontario Lottery and Gaming (OLG) Slots, this peculiar winning was not a common case for the Quarter Millions progressive slots as these slots offer quite rare winnings.
Pamela Demers heard the jackpot bells at 9 p.m. The sound of the jackpot is known by every casino employee even though it does not happen very often. Though the sound is common to casino staff, casino visitors may hear it just several times in life or even not even once.
The official payout for Pamela Demers was $384,369.43 and according to her, she plans to buy a new house and a truck for the money she won. Of course, a part of her winning will serve to pay off debts. Also, some part of the winning (almost $16.000) was paid off as a tax.
There were 6 jackpots on Georgian Downs slot machines during last four years ranging from $250,000 to $535,000.