Henry Gribbohm claims he lost his life savings playing a carnival game
Last Updated: 219 days ago
EPSOM, NH - Henry Gribbohm says he lost $2600 playing a carnival game and all he has to show for it is a stuffed banana with dreadlocks.
Gribbohm said he wanted to win an Xbox Kinect at a game called 'Tubs of Fun'.
In the game, contestants toss balls into a tub. When he practiced, it was easy but something changed when he started playing- the balls kept popping out.
Gribbohm kept trying to win back his money by going double or nothing, WMAR reported.
He dropped $300 in just a few minutes, then says he went home to get $2300 more and soon lost all that as well.
"It's not possible that it wasn't rigged," he said. "For once in my life I happened to become that sucker."
He went back the next day to complain, and the man running the game gave him back $600.
He split with the banana and the cash, and filed a report with police.
Gribbohm says he's considering a lawsuit.
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