It was Antoinette Marcelin‘s lucky spin on Saturday, September 17th that scored the Spring Valley, NY, resident a $119,481 jackpot at Empire City Casino, the second six-figure jackpot hit at the Yonkers casino in less than a week. Antoinette’s score was the 10th six-figure jackpot of 2016 with more than three months remaining on the calendar. She made a $5 wager on the $1 denomination Bally’s Quick Hit Black and White Jackpot machine in the Gotham Palace at 5:49 pm.
On the previous Sunday, September 11th, a Union, New Jersey resident hit the second biggest jackpot of the year at Empire City when “Santa” brought home $332,654 in the early morning hours. At 4:18 am, the lucky player made a $6 wager on the $1-denomination Wheel of Fortune slot machine to hit the third jackpot upwards of $300,000 of the year.