Lafayette man wins $300K on progressive slot at Cypress Bayou

Posted at 4:31 PM, Aug 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-03 12:39:21-04

Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel announced today that a Lafayette man, identified by his first name of Lensly, won a huge jackpot at the facility.

Lensly hit a  $343,679 jackpot on a wide-area progressive dollar Wheel of Fortune® Triple Red Hot 7’s slot machine. The win was verified, a casino spokesman said. 

“Our lucky winner is another in a long line of players, who have won life-changing fortunes playing slots at our casino,” said Richard Picard, Advertising and Public Relations Manager, Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel. “Wheel of Fortune® progressive slots are some of our most popular machines and continue to be a draw for our players from throughout Acadiana.”

Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel is located in the St. Mary Parish village of Charenton off US Highway 90 and is owned by the Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana.