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Mount Airy man wins $250,000 after buying $5 scratch-off

MOUNT AIRY, N.C. (WGHP) — Lindy Inman, of Mount Airy, bought a $5 scratch-off and won a $250,000 prize, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.

Inman bought his winning 20X The Cash ticket from R Stop on West Pine Street in Mount Airy.

He claimed his prize at lottery headquarters Tuesday.

After required state and federal tax withholdings, he took home $178,751.

The 20X The Cash game debuted in February with 10 $250,000 top prizes.

Five $250,000 prizes remain to be claimed.

Where can I get the latest lottery numbers?

Watch lottery drawings on FOX8! Mega Millions airs at 11 p.m. on Tuesday and Friday. Powerball airs at 10:59 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. The NC Lottery airs at 11:22 p.m. every night.

You can also find the lottery results online on the FOX8 website

Source: Fox 8 News Channel

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