Ohio clerk flubs lottery ticket, but ...

Ohio clerk flubs lottery ticket, but wins $250K | The Columbus Disp...

There are 3 comments on the Columbus Dispatch story from Jun 28, 2010, titled Ohio clerk flubs lottery ticket, but wins $250K | The Columbus Disp.... In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

An Ohio store clerk's mistake when printing a Mega Millions lottery ticket has won her $250,000. Naomi Mauller forgot to add an extra game to a customer's lottery ticket on Tuesday night, so she printed a new ticket and bought her $2 mistake.

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Balls Deep

Columbus, OH

#1 Jun 28, 2010
I thought you couldn't 'sell yourself' the winning ticket but, oh, well, congrats to her.

United States

#2 Jun 28, 2010
I love this story - the clerk did exactly what she should have done because the Mega Million tickets cannot be voided so she paid for her mistake - nice to see someone come out on top for doing the right thing. And, because it wasn't for the jackpot it wasn't a shared win, both ticket holders received the full amount. If the guy had followed lottery superstition he would have kept the incorrect ticket and both himself a second one and ended up with a half million ...
to win

Zanesville, OH

#3 Jun 28, 2010
Good for her ! I hope she dose somthing nice for herself with the money !

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