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Tewksbury Woman Wins Cool Million In 'Hot $1,000,000' Game

Aug 10, 2016 12:48PM ● By Bill Gilman

(Editor's note: The following information was published by the Massachusetts State Lottery.)

Laura Perkins of Tewksbury has claimed the sixth and final $1 million prize in the Massachusetts State Lottery’s“Hot $1,000,000” $5 instant game.

Perkins chose the cash option on her prize and received a one-time payment of $650,000 (before tax withholdings). She plans on using her winnings to help her family, while noting that the reality of her good fortune has yet to completely sink in.

Her lucky ticket was purchased at Deli Mart, 258 Salem Rd. in Billerica. The store will receive a $10,000 bonus for its sale.

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