Troy Resident Wins $650,000 Lucky Day Lotto Prize
|For Immediate Release||Contact: Jason Schaumburg (312) 793-3034|
TROY, IL — April 24, 2018 — Troy resident Christine Riebold won $650,000 when her Lucky Day Lotto ticket matched all five numbers – 24 - 28 - 29 - 30 - 44 – in the Thursday, July 20, 2017, evening draw. Riebold has been playing the Illinois Lottery since its inaugural draw in 1974, and plans to use her winnings to invest and donate to her favorite charities.
Riebold purchased her winning Lucky Day Lotto ticket at Shop ‘N Save, 800 Carlyle Ave., in Belleville. The retailer received a bonus of $6,500, or one percent of the prize of amount, for selling the winning ticket.
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