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North Carolina man wins $100,000 after buying $3 ticket at convenience store

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WGHP) — Marvin Gay, of Greenville, bought a $3 Power Play ticket and won a $100,000 prize in Monday’s Powerball drawing, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.

Gay bought his winning Quick Pick ticket from Duck Thru on East 10th Street in Greenville.

He matched the numbers on four white balls and the red Powerball to win $50,000.

His prize doubled to $100,000 when the 2X multiplier hit.

He arrived at lottery headquarters Tuesday to claim his prize.

After required federal and state tax withholdings, he took home $71,251.

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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