MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A Miami man has claimed a $5 million top prize from the Florida Lottery.
Joaquin Chavez Gonzalez, 49, won a $5 million top prize from the $20 Monopoly Jackpot Scratch-Off game.READ MORE: Business Owners In South Florida Say They're Struggling To Get Employees Back To Work
He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $3,562,000.00.READ MORE: ‘Pretty Big Pay Package’: Broward School Board Negotiates $743K Exit Deal For Embattled Supt. Robert Runcie
Chavez Gonzalez purchased his winning ticket from Petroleum Enterprises, located at 5688 West Flagler Street in Miami. The retailer will receive a $10,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.
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