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August 28, 2020 - 4:38 pm
Attorney for man arrested, then saw charges dropped speaks … Eric Martin was accused of trying to cash a stolen lottery ticket
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August 25, 2020 - 7:00 am
A Florida man lifted 13 different scratch-off lottery tickets from a convenience store while the clerk was distracted. The Clearwater police were informed of the theft, but it didn’t take long to nab the perp, as he was arrested later the same day.
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Eldis Sula
August 02, 2020 - 2:47 pm
One lottery player’s persistence paid off when he won millions after an afternoon of scratch-offs. It took the North Carolina man about four hours and 40 stores to track the last remaining top prize of a $5,000,000 Mega Cash scratch-off game.
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Marc LaVoie
March 20, 2018 - 6:36 am
It may not be the big jackpot, but $1 million is not too shabby. The Missouri Lottery says someone purchased a ticket that matched all five white ball numbers in the March 17 Powerball drawing. The lucky winner bought the ticket at Big Al's Liquor and Wine at 17215 US-71 in Belton. "I kept saying...
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Michael Ronnebaum
March 25, 2017 - 12:11 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas Lottery players soon might be able to buy tickets from vending machines. The House voted this week in support of the move. Lottery spokeswoman Sally Lunsford says the measure would increase lottery revenue and cut labor costs for retailers, where ticket buyers could...
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