Tampa man buys scratch-off at deli, wins $1M

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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — There’s a new millionaire in town.

The Florida Lottery said a Tampa man won a $1 million prize while playing the BILLION DOLLAR GOLD RUSH SUPREME scratch-off game.

Gilberto Mons Toledano, 52, chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $880,000.00.

The ticket was bought at the New Way Food and Deli, located at 15202 Livingston Avenue in Lutz. The store gets a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning ticket.

The game offers four top prizes of $15 million—the largest scratch-off top prize featured in the Florida Lottery. It also offers 24 prizes of $1 million. The overall odds of winning are one-in-2.59.

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