Oklahoma Lottery announces $5 million winner

Ponca City Now - April 4, 2015 8:32 am

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – A $5 million winning Mega Millions ticket has been claimed by a trust.

The Oklahoma Lottery said Friday that JMJ Trust claimed the prize from the March 17th drawing. The winner’s name was not released.

The winning ticket matched each of five white balls for a $1 million prize and the winner added the Megaplier option, which increased the prize to $5 million. The winning ticket was purchased at Homeland in northwest Oklahoma City.

After taxes, the trust will receive a total of $3,550,000.

 

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