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North Carolina man wins $1 million after buying $1 ticket at Food Lion

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WGHP) — Malkhaz Dzhobadze, of Charlotte, bought a $1 Cash 5 ticket and won a $1,159,355 jackpot Tuesday night, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.

Dzhobadze bought his winning ticket from the Food Lion on Idlewild Road in Charlotte.

He matched all five numbers to win the jackpot.

The odds of matching numbers on all five white balls are 1 in 962,598.

He claimed his prize at lottery headquarters Wednesday in Raleigh.

After required federal and state tax withholdings, he took home $828,943.

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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