Michigan Lottery awards $6 million check
A gambler from Oakland County, Michigan has picked up her $6 million check
. The new multimillionaire in question, who declined to be identified, bagged the staggering jackpot thanks to a winning Lotto 47 ticket.
Lump sum payment
The lotto winner
bought the $1 easy-pick entry at a Southfield-based retailer, read a statement from the Michigan Lottery. The Oakland County resident discovered she had landed a life-changing jackpot when she visited the convenience store again to buy a couple of Mega Millions entries. She chose to have her staggering prize paid out as a one-time cash option worth more than $3.8 million before taxes.
Rewarding lotto game
It’s the fourth Lotto 47 player who has won a massive windfall
this year. The other winners so far in 2014 include:
- Manistique resident Jeff LeBar who cashed $3.3 million
- Oakland County Lottery Club: $5.5 million
- A Macomb County resident who took home $1.3 million in cash
Players can purchase their tickets for the Lotto 47 game at a cost of $1 each.