Breaux Bridge Woman Claims Lotto Jackpot Prize from February
Rose Taylor visited Louisiana Lottery headquarters in Baton Rouge on Wednesday to claim the $791,402 jackpot prize from the Feb. 6 Lotto drawing. The 64-year-old Breaux Bridge resident's Quick Pick ticket matched all six numbers in the Lotto drawing. Taylor received $553,981 after federal and state taxes were withheld.
She purchased her ticket at Little Capitol of Louisiana in Breaux Bridge. The store will receive a selling bonus of $7,914.02, which is one percent of the prize.
Ticket purchasers must be at least 21 years of age. Draw-style game tickets must be claimed within 180 days of the drawing. Anyone who may have a gambling problem or friends and family of anyone with a gambling problem should call toll free 1-877-770-7867 for help.
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