A few from Louisiana have over a thousand reasons to be thankful this Thanksgiving after finding a long lost jackpot-winning lottery ticket with just two months left to maintain it.
Harold and Tina Ehrenberg discovered the US$1.8 million, (RM7 million) winning ticket,” which won the southern US country’s June 6 Lottery Lotto draw, while performing some holiday cleanup.
“We’ve got family coming to town for Thanksgiving, so I had been cleaning up the home and discovered that a few lottery tickets in my nightstand we had not assessed,” Tina said, according to a statement by Louisiana Lottery.
The few checked the Lottery’s site and soon found among those tickets matched All the numbers recorded, and Could maintain their prize with two weeks remaining 180-day limitation
Following federal and state taxation, the Ehrenbergs take residence US$1,274,313, they intend to put away for their retirement.
“We do not have any plans to purchase anything mad or move on any large trips,” Tina explained.
A single winner at the South Carolina city of Simpsonville took home a gigantic US$1.5 billion from the Mega Millions US lottery jackpot every month, dwarfing a former record set in March 2012 in US$656 million.