Leo Galien, 50, of Port Orange, has claimed the $4 million FLORIDA LOTTO jackpot from the drawing held on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012.
Mr. Galien chose to receive his winnings in a one-time, lump-sum payment of $2,902,766.85. Many, congrats to this lucky fellow and may he enjoy his new found wealth!
Six lucky players from across the nation matched 5 of the 6 white balls in the September 7th drawing and won $250,000 each. Additionally, 33 players matched 4 of the 6 white balls and pocketed $10,000 each.
The Mega Millions jackpot is sitting at whopping $120 million with a $92 million cash option. The next drawing will be held on September 11, 2012. Let’s hope someone hits this beauty soon!
There were no jackpot winners Saturday, but 555,278 players across the nation won more than $2.3 Million in prizes in America's Game.
In other Powerball lottery news, Tonia Hall, 42, of Navarre Florida, claimed a $1 million POWERBALL prize from the September 1st drawing. Hall's winning ticket was sold at Winn-Dixie, located at 3355 Gulf Breeze Parkway in Gulf Breeze.
After three months, a Fantasy 5 ticket sold in North Hollywood for the June 6th drawing is still unclaimed. That ticket matched all five numbers and is worth $224,377.
The ticket was sold at GIP Liquor, located at 13100 Sherman Way in North Hollywood and matched all five numbers – 3, 28, 33, 6 and 2.
Let’s hope this lucky player comes forward soon to claim their prize money!