A $1 million modern jackpot ended up being won earlier in the day this month at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut with a girl who had been the victim of arson in 2015.
Alison Anzalone, second from remaining, is all smiles after winning a $1 million jackpot, a welcomed modification after 2 yrs of hardship that included being the target of arson.
Alison Anzalone, 23, took the stand this week to testify against her ex-boyfriend, 29-year-old Gregory Bruno, who is accused of setting fire to her parents’ home and killing four of the family’s dogs. While it’s certainly an emotional time for the Anzalones, they have plenty to be optimistic about no matter what the court verdict after Alison won $1,001,459 at Mohegan Sun on March 11.
Alison, who works as a cocktail waitress at a casino that is unidentified her home state of New Hampshire, was visiting Mohegan Sun and playing the Super 4 Progressive Blackjack Jackpot when she became an instantaneous millionaire.
The progressive jackpot is established through a side bet. Whenever the dealer has blackjack on the hand, the Super 4 Bonus is triggered. Combining the dealer’s blackjack cards and the ball player’s first two dealt cards, if the four-card poker hand is a flush that is royal diamonds, the progressive jackpot is hit. That’s exactly what happened to Alison.
According to Wizard of Odds, the probability of Alison’s winning fate was 0.000001680.