Alpena Man Wins $1 Million Mega Thousands and thousands Prize

An Alpena guy reported profitable a $1 million Mega Thousands and thousands prize from the Michigan Lottery was “jaw-dropping.”

Jason Fletcher, 45, matched the 5 white balls – 08-11-29-32-40 – in the April 8 drawing to win a $1 million prize. He purchased his successful ticket at Hillman EZ Mart, situated at 27400 M-32 in Hillman. Hillman is about 25 miles west of Alpena.

“I purchase a Mega Millions ticket each after in a although,” explained Fletcher. “I checked my ticket the early morning following the drawing and when I observed I had matched five quantities, I didn’t know what to believe. It was a jaw-dropping moment. Me and my spouse and children appeared the ticket more than a number of situations to make confident I wasn’t missing a thing.”

Winning TicketFletcher frequented Lottery headquarters to claim his prize. With his winnings, he programs to pay back charges and invest.

Mega Millions drawings choose area each and every Tuesday and Friday night. Each individual Mega Hundreds of thousands perform is only $2. For an supplemental $1 per participate in, players have the opportunity to increase a “Megaplier” that can multiply non-jackpot prizes by up to five situations. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 45 states, Washington D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Mega Hundreds of thousands tickets may well be ordered on line at and at any of the Lottery’s 10,500 stores all over the condition right up until 10:45 p.m. the day of the drawing.