$500K Winner Hits Jackpot Twice on Same Machine

Sheldon B. of Hollywood, Fla., wins $180,000 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Seminole Hard Rock

A South Florida man is half a million dollars richer after hitting not one, but two jackpots on the same exact slot machine in two consecutive days. Talk about luck!

Sheldon B. of Hollywood, Fla., won $360,000 on June 9 on a Triple Diamond slot machine located in the High-Limits Slots Room at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.

But Sheldon wasn't done. The very next day, June 10, Sheldon bet $1,000 on the same exact machine and hit another $180,000.

His two day win total reached $540,000.

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