PEMBROKE PINES (CBSMiami) — A Pembroke Pines man has hit the jackpot!
Luis Gonzalez, 56, claimed the $1.2 million Lucky Money jackpot from September 4th, Florida Lottery officials announced Wednesday.READ MORE: State Argues Judge Should Reject COVID-19 Records Case
He chose to receive a lump sum payment of his winnings meaning he got $894,474.43 as a one time payment.
Gonzalez had bought his ticket from a Publix supermarket located at 2501 East Sunrise Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale.READ MORE: Ring Doorbell Camera Appears To Show Elderly Woman Threatening Neighbor With Knife
There were other winners in the game.
The total ticket sales for the September 4th drawing generated more than $1.3 million for the Educations Enhancement Trust Fund.MORE NEWS: Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa Placed On Injured Reserve
The next drawing is set for Friday, September 11th. The jackpot is now at $500,000.