Lucky Lottery Winner UNAWARE of Jackpot for Over a Month

Lucky Lottery Winner UNAWARE of Jackpot for Over a Month

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A lucky man did not realize he won the lottery until he took a big stack of tickets over a month later.

According to United Press International, Stan Monkman he had won a lottery jackpot of more than $75,000.

Monkman bought a Lotto Max ticket with Extra from the 7-Eleven store in Ponoka in the month of August.

Recently, he ended up taking a big stack of unchecked tickets to a local store and then discovered the had won.

The Extra add-on to his ticket had matched the last six digits in the drawing, 1-1-7-7-3-7-4, earning him a total of $76,924.

The Canadian man said he plans to use some of the money to upgrade his home and share some with his children.

Meanwhile, a winning lottery ticket stayed on the door of a refrigerator six months after the owner realized it.

According to various reports online, the ticket actually had won a total of $140,000.

The woman said her family buys lottery tickets on occasion but tends not to check them until several have accumulated.

She said that happened with her ticket for the April 28 Lucky Lotteries Mega Jackpot drawing.

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