Jackpotting Reportedly Results In Theft Of Nearly $1,000 From Vending Machine In Virginia

Feb. 22, 2019

A Danville Police Department official says $1,000 in quarters was stolen in thefts Feb. 3 and 6 from a vending machine at a Danville, Virginia, car wash through jackpotting, according to WSLS 10. The vending machine owner is now upgrading the software on all of his car wash vending machines to help prevent future jackpotting.

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