Woman Wins Lottery JACKPOT Using Years-Old Numbers

Woman Wins Lottery JACKPOT Using Years-Old Numbers

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A woman from Michigan, United States scored a lottery prize with the same numbers she used every week for years.

According to news agency United Press International, the lucky player collected a $150,000 Powerball jackpot.

Vera Giglio matched four white balls and the Powerball in the March 27 drawing using a ticket from Moonlite Party Store.

Giglio said she has been using the same set of numbers in the hopes of scoring a big prize for several years.

“I checked the winning numbers in the newspaper the following day and recognized them right away,” she recalled.

Giglio visited lottery headquarters to collect her $150,000 prize, which she plans to use to pay off her bills.

Meanwhile, a woman from Maryland won the lottery using the ticket she received as a belated birthday present.

According to various news reports online, her brother gave her a Premier Cash Scratcher ticket.

Elizabeth Coker-Nnam said she forgot about the ticket for a few weeks then decided to scratch it off.

While talking with his brother, she realized that the ticket won her a $500,000 jackpot prize.

“I screamed! He screamed! We both screamed! Coker-Nnam of Upper Marlboro told reporters in an interview.

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