$1 ticket wins NC guy $304,456

According to a press statement issued by the North Carolina Education Lottery, Michael Mann, of Aberdeen, purchased 

a Cash 5 ticket for one dollar and won Wednesday's jackpot of $304,456.

He won the lotto by matching all five balls' numbers using the Online Play option on the lottery website,

where he had purchased his ticket.
On Friday, Mann went to the offices of the lottery in Raleigh to collect his win.

After deducting the appropriate amounts for federal and state taxes

he was left with a net pay of $216,194.

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