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$25,000 Pick 5 prize won by Dayton resident

DAYTON, OH – Lee Emahkne of Dayton is enjoying a welcome windfall after securing a $25,000 top prize in Pick 5’s March 29 evening drawing. 

He purchased his winning ticket at BP West Third, located at 4024 West Third Street in Dayton. 

Lee placed a $0.50 wager, matching all five numbers in exact order, also called a “straight” bet. He will receive $18,000 after federal and state tax withholdings.

The odds of winning the game’s top prize is 1 in 100,000. 

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