Tuesday, July 30, 2013
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Manhattan Resident has Unforgettable Lunch Hour - Wins $10,000
Clint Brown of Manhattan had an
unforgettable lunch hour yesterday afternoon. The 28-year-old
purchased one of the Kansas Lottery's $2 Money Multiplier instant
scratch tickets and won a $10,000 top prize!
"I buy $5 worth of scratch
tickets every morning before work," explained Brown. "I
stopped at a convenience store during my lunch hour to cash in a
winning ticket I had gotten from the tickets I had bought in the
Brown cashed in a $2 winning
ticket for a $2 Money Multiplier game and couldn't believe his luck
when he discovered he had won a $10,000 top prize.
"When I realized how much I had
won, I immediately started shaking," said Brown. "I had one
of my co-workers take a look at the ticket to make sure I had added
up my numbers right. When he confirmed I had won $10,000, I
called my boss to get the afternoon off to claim my
When playing the Money
Multiplier game, players must add all three numbers for each game.
If the total is "7," the player wins the prize shown for that
game. If the total is "11," players can win double the prize
shown for that game, or if the total is "21," players can win
triple the prize shown for that game. After adding the three
numbers on his winning ticket, Brown came up with a total of "7,"
and was very surprised when the prize shown was $10,000!
"I've had good luck playing
scratch tickets," said Brown. "A couple of weeks ago, I won
$250 on a $1 ticket and last week I won $100 on a Money Multiplier
ticket. That's why I tried my luck again and bought another
ticket. The way my luck is going, maybe I'll be back soon to
claim another big prize."
Brown, who works for Von Elling
Electrical as an electrician, plans to save his winnings for a down
payment on a home.
He purchased his winning ticket
at Dara's Fast Lane 5, located at 1102 Laramie in