NC Lottery: Aaron Locklear mines $200,000 lottery prize

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Aaron Locklear of Maxton became the latest winner of a Black Diamond 7s $200,000 top prize of NC Lottery.

“I’m just thankful and blessed,” he said.

Locklear purchased his winning $5 ticket from David’s Mini Mart on N.C. 71 in Lumber Bridge.

He claimed his prize Wednesday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh and took home $141,501 after required federal and state tax withholdings.