CLEVELAND - The holders of an on-line lottery ticket will start the New Year on a high note after winning a top prize. Lori Ann Horetzky of Brook Park, Teresa L Weiner-Tuskes and Thomas C. Tuskes, both of Lakewood, will split $10,500,000 after having a ticket that matched all six numbers in the 1-2-10 Classic Lotto drawing.
Accompanied by their accountant Chris Green, the three decided to take cash. After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 31 percent, they will divide $3,622,500.
They purchased the winning ticket from Marc’s located at 114861 Detroit Avenue in Lakewood. They used auto pick. The winning numbers were 1-7-25-28-39-40. Marc’s receives a $1,000 agent bonus for selling a winning ticket. The odds of winning a top prize are 1 in 13,983,816.
The Ohio Lottery is actively seeking winners of all prize levels to share their stories. Players with an interest in telling theirs can contact the Office of Communications at 216-774-5685.
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