COLUMBUS — A resident of Utica is the latest winner of an Ohio Lottery online game. William N. Broseus won $250,000 after matching five numbers and no mega ball in the April 8 Mega Millions’ drawing.
After mandatory federal and state taxes totaling 31 percent, Broseus will receive a check for $172,500.
He purchased the ticket from Deo Drive Duchess, 1073 Mount Vernon Road, Newark. He used auto lotto. The winning numbers were 6-40-45-50-56. The mega ball number was 11. Deo Drive Duchess receives a $1,000 agent bonus for selling a second-tier prize winning ticket.
The Ohio Lottery is actively seeking winners of all prize levels to share their stories. Players with an interest in telling theirs can contact the Ohio Lottery at www.ohiolottery.com/winners.
Since 1974, the Ohio Lottery has raised more than $17 billion to support K-12 education across Ohio. The Ohio Lottery transferred $728.6 million to the Lottery Profits Education Fund in FY10.
For more information about the Ohio Lottery and its contribution to education, visit www.ohiolottery.com.