Las Vegas casino tracks down tourist who won $229,000 without knowing

Robert Taylor won bonanza at Treasure Island casino on 8 January but walked away unaware because of slot-machine error

A tourist from Arizona won $229,000 on a Las Vegas slot machine but walked away unaware of his windfall, due to an error in the machine. It took nearly three weeks for gaming board agents to track him down and enrich him.

On 8 January, Robert Taylor hit a jackpot on a slot machine at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on the Vegas strip.

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