Jackpot! Spring woman starts off new year with $800K winnings at Golden Nugget Lake Charles

Jeannine L. of Spring (Courtesy - Fertitta Entertainment)

LAKE CHARLES, La. – A woman rang in the New Year with a big payout from a Louisiana casino.

On Sunday, Jeannine L., of Spring, was spending New Year’s with her friends and family at Golden Nugget Lake Charles in Louisiana when she pulled a lucky spin on a slot machine. She won the jackpot amount of $829,326.56.

The winnings made her the first jackpot winner of 2022, according to the casino.

Congratulations, Jeannine!

Aristocrat Legends Buffalo Slot Machine (Courtesy - Fertitta Entertainment)

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