An anonymous Lottery player claimed his $300,000 prize today at Lottery Headquarters, after spelling out six words in red on the Michigan Lottery instant game Tripling Red Hot Cashword.
The winner and his wife plan to invest most of their winnings in stocks. The winner did state that there would be $10,000 deposited into his bank account for “mad money” to use when he should need it.
The winning ticket was sold at Family FR QK STP #854 located at 2760 Port Sheldon in Jenison.
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