CINCINNATI- The holder of a $2 million top prize winning ticket on the $300 Million Diamond Dazzler instant game came forward claiming the prize in trust.
Edward D. Bender is trustee of The Linkwood Trust. The holder of the ticket won $100,000 for 20 years but instead chose the cash option. The Trust receives $690,000 after mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 31 percent.
The winning ticket was purchased at Kwik N Kold, 4281 Hamilton Middletown Road in Hamilton. Kwik N Kold receives a $10,000 bonus for selling a top prize winning ticket.
Next Est. Jackpot: $15 Million
Cash Option Value: $9.3 Million
Next Jackpot: $40 Million
Cash Option Value: $25.5 Million
Next Jackpot: $100,000
Next Jackpot: $8.3 Million
Cash Option Value: $4.2 Million