BOWIE, Md. (ABC7) — A Bowie man walked into a Maryland casino with a $5 wager and cashed out with $686,142 in winnings.
On Feb. 15, Wendell Holmes placed the small wager and won big after hitting the Super 4 Blackjack Progressive jackpot at Live! Casino & Hotel.
Live! Casino & Hotel announced the addition of two new table games called Stax Super 4 Progressive Blackjack and Royal 9 Progressive Baccarat, according to a company release.
The top jackpot on each of the games starts at $50,000 and a player could hit with just a single $5 wager.
The release states the casino is also offering an exclusive "must-hit" progressive jackpot that is guaranteed to hit between $100 and $500 for the same $5 wager.