TALLAHASSEE – A local man hit the jackpot on Monday after purchasing a Quick Pick ticket from the Florida Lottery.
John Richards, 59, of Jacksonville, claimed the $2 million from the drawing held on November 2, 2019, at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.
Richards chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $1,507,788.86.
He purchased the ticket from Avondale Superette, located at 3673 Park Street in Jacksonville.
The retailer will receive a bonus commission of $10,000 for selling the jackpot-winning ticket.
The next drawing will be held Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at 11:15 p.m. ET, with a $2 million jackpot.
Winning numbers are available on the Lottery website.