Comments Subscribe to Personal Liberty News Feed Subscribe to Personal Liberty
 

Error Leads To Extra $1 Million Giveaway At Cincinnati Casino

CINCINNATI, (UPI) — A Cincinnati casino said it awarded $1 million to the wrong man, and righted the situation by awarding $1 million more to the correct person.

Officials at the Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati, in a monthly drawing of loyalty card holders who entered the contest by swiping their cards each day for a month, gave the prize to Kevin Lewis, and then discovered it was the wrong Kevin Lewis, the news website Cincinnati.com reported Monday.

The money was actually won by another man named Kevin Lewis. Each Kevin Lewis is about the same age, is a Cincinnati resident and had other similar personal information, the Cincinnati Business Courier said.

“This was our blunder,” Kevin Kline of the casino said, “so, consistent with our commitment to do the right thing for our guests, Horseshoe awarded a $1 million prize to each.”

UPI - United Press International, Inc.

Since 1907, United Press International (UPI) has been a leading provider of critical information to media outlets, businesses, governments and researchers worldwide.

Facebook Conversations

Join the Discussion:
View Comments to “Error Leads To Extra $1 Million Giveaway At Cincinnati Casino”

Comment Policy: We encourage an open discussion with a wide range of viewpoints, even extreme ones, but we will not tolerate racism, profanity or slanderous comments toward the author(s) or comment participants. Make your case passionately, but civilly. Please don't stoop to name calling. We use filters for spam protection. If your comment does not appear, it is likely because it violates the above policy or contains links or language typical of spam. We reserve the right to remove comments at our discretion.

Is there news related to personal liberty happening in your area? Contact us at newstips@personalliberty.com

Bottom
close[X]

Sign Up For Personal Liberty Digest™!

PL Badge

Welcome to PersonalLiberty.com,
America's #1 Source for Libertarian News!

To join our group of freedom-loving individuals and to get alerts as well as late-breaking conservative news from Personal Liberty Digest™...

Privacy PolicyYou can opt out at any time. We protect your information like a mother hen. We will not sell or rent your email address to anyone for any reason.