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Pascagoula man wins $530,000 jackpot at IP Casino

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 Hoang N., no last name provided, obscures his face while holding up his check for $530,896.50 after winning the jackpot at IP Casino Resort Friday. The won on the bonus round of The Walking Dead progressive penny slot.
IP CASINO RESORT Hoang N., no last name provided, obscures his face while holding up his check for $530,896.50 after winning the jackpot at IP Casino Resort Friday. The won on the bonus round of The Walking Dead progressive penny slot.

BILOXI -- This time, the winner of a half-million dollar jackpot at IP Casino Report resort is local.

Hoang N., no last name given, of Pascagoula, hit a $530,896.50 jackpot shortly before 8 p.m. Friday.

He is a frequent guest at IP Casino and was playing for 13 minutes when he won the jackpot on "The Walking Dead" progressive penny slot machine. The win came on a bonus round, said Emily Burke, public relations manager for IP Casino.

The St. Patrick's weekend win continues a lucky streak of six jackpots won in eight months at IP Casino:

  • In February, Lance T. of Georgia won a $616,118 jackpot playing Willy Wonka slot machine.
  • In October, Evelyn H. of Milton, Fla., won a $1,519,819 jackpot on Wheel of Fortune.
  • In October, JJ A. hit a $568,130 jackpot on the Walking Dead slot machine.
  • In September, Lynn L. of Roanoke, Ark., hit a $319,651 jackpot on Lord of the Rings progressive.
  • In August, Terry C. of Baton Rouge, La., won $273,000 on a Wheel of Fortune progressive penny slot.
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