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North Dakota man wins $1.6 million on slot machine

Elton Spotted Horse of Mandaree made a $5.88 bet to win the jackpot, according to the 4 Bears Casino and Lodge in New Town, North Dakota.

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Elton Spotted Horse of Mandaree, North Dakota, stands by the slot machine where he won a $1.6 million jackpot in June 2022.
Photo courtesy of 4 Bears Casino and Lodge
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NEW TOWN, N.D. — A western North Dakota man won $1.6 million on a slot machine this past weekend at the 4 Bears Casino and Lodge in New Town.

Elton Spotted Horse of Mandaree made a $5.88 bet to win the jackpot, according to the casino.

The win came by matching three symbols on the Dancing Drums Explosion slot machine, said Scott Wilson, general manager of the casino.

The casino has been in operation since 1993 and plans to add a gaming riverboat with 50 slot machines and live blackjack tables on Lake Sakakawea.

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