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Jeopardy! Champion Amy Schneider Says She Was Robbed on Sunday

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Jeopardy! champion and the show’s highest-earning female contestant tweeted on Monday that she had been robbed over the weekend.Schneider, 42, made history in November as the first trans contestant that qualified for the Tournament of Champions.She tweeted, “So first off: I'm fine.

But I got robbed yesterday, lost my ID, credit cards, and phone. I then couldn't really sleep last night, and have been dragging myself around all day trying to replace everything.” The robbery occurred just days after Schneider won her 21st consecutive game, breaking the record for most wins by a woman.

Julia Collins set that record in 2014. Schneider, an engineer manager living in Oakland, Calif., currently has 25 wins to her name and has earned $918,000 in winnings so far.

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