NC woman wins $310,492 jackpot after buying $1 ticket
MOUNT HOLLY, N.C. (WGHP) — Deborah Pietrucha, of Mount Holly, bought a $1 Cash 5 ticket and won a $310,492 jackpot, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.
Pietrucha bought her winning ticket for the Oct. 29 drawing using Online Play on the lottery’s website.
She arrived at lottery headquarters Monday to collect her prize.
After required state and federal tax withholdings, she took home $220,481.
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