TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Lottery announces that Adrian C. Pickett, 59, of Jacksonville, claimed a $1,000,000 top prize in the $10 MONOPOLY™ MILLIONAIRE Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. Pickett chose to receive the winnings in a one-time, lump-sum payment in the amount of $750,414.65.
Pickett purchased his winning $10 MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRE Scratch-Off ticket from Safari Food Mart, located at 8940 Lem Turner Road in Jacksonville. The $10 MONOPOLY MILLIONAIRE Scratch-Off game launched on July 2, 2013. There is one top prize of $1,000,000 remaining. The game’s overall odds of winning are one in 3.34.
MONOPOLY is the most popular licensed brand offered by the Florida Lottery. Since the first $2 MONOPOLY Scratch-Off game launched in 1996, additional price points have been added to form the Lottery’s most successful and sustaining “family” of games. The combined sales for all MONOPOLY Scratch-Off games have generated nearly $900 million to the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund.
The Florida Lottery offers approximately 60 Scratch-Off games at any given time through vending machines or counter displays at more than 13,000 retailers statewide. Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery’s portfolio of games, making up approximately 60 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $575 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2012-13.
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