Mississippi Resident Claims $325,000 Jackpot
Wyatte Stuard Jr. of Brookhaven, Miss., was the sole winner of the $325,000 Lotto jackpot from the Oct. 25 drawing.
Stuard purchased his winning ticket from Kangaroo Express #3988 on Avenue G in Kentwood. The retailer will receive a one-time bonus of $3,250, or one percent of the jackpot prize, for selling Stuard his winning ticket.
Stuard, age 71, received $227,500 after state and federal taxes were withheld.
The winning numbers for the Oct. 25 Lotto drawing were 04-17-20-23-25-33.
Ticket purchasers must be at least 21 years of age. The Lottery encourages anyone who may have a gambling problem or friends and family of anyone with a gambling problem to call toll free 1-877-770-7867 for help.
For security purposes, the Lottery strongly encourages players to sign the back of their tickets immediately after purchasing.