Michigan Lottery: Ingham County Man Wins $600,590 Jackpot

MI (STL.News) An Ingham County man feels numb after winning a $600,590 Fantasy 5 jackpot from the Michigan Lottery.

The lucky player, who chose to remain anonymous, matched the Fantasy 5 numbers in the April 27 drawing to win the big prize: 02-16-18-27-31.  He bought his winning ticket at the East Lansing Brookfield EZ Mart, located 1831 East Grand River Avenue in East Lansing.

“I bought a few extra tickets when I saw the jackpot was so high,” said the 57-year-old player.  “I watched the drawing that night and wrote the numbers down.  When I checked them, I went numb!

“The reality of winning is still setting in, but I am so glad to be able to help family.”

The player visited Lottery headquarters to claim his prize.  In addition to helping family, the player plans to buy a new home.