Perth punter wins record $3.6m at Crown

Crown Perth confirmed the record-breaking jackpot had been won on Saturday night.
Crown Perth confirmed the record-breaking jackpot had been won on Saturday night.

A PERTH punter has won a record-breaking $3.6 million at the Crown Perth poker tables.

The local resident, who asked not to be named, walked away with the staggering win after snagging a Royal Flush on a $15 participation bet.

Crown Perth confirmed the record-breaking jackpot had been won on Saturday night at the tables.

A spokeswoman said: Winter really warmed up at Crown Perth with a local Perth resident walking away with over $3.6 million from Crown Perth

“Celebrations have not stopped at Crown for the winner who has chosen to remain anonymous,” she added.

Chief operating officer Lonnie Bossi said the win had set a new benchmark.

“To have a record breaking $3.6 million won at Crown Perth is quite extraordinary,” Mr Bossi added.

“This is Australia’s biggest ever jackpot won on the tables and I am so excited to see that go off here at Crown Perth.

“It is really pleasing that our local patrons don’t have to travel far to win big.”