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$100,000 Top Prize won on Merry Money

DAYTON –A resident of Troy won the top prize on an Ohio Lottery instant game. Don Moore won $100,000 in the Merry Money final top prize drawing held on January 15, 2014.

After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 29 percent, he receives $71,000.

Moore purchased the $5,500 semi-finalist entry ticket on December 24, 2012 at Valero Gas Station. There were 15 eligible top prize entry tickets in the final drawing at Lottery Central. Valero Gas Station at 322 W. Market Street in Troy receives a $1,000 agent bonus for selling a top prize winning semi-finalist entry ticket.
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