RALEIGH – A Troutman man’s N.C. Education Lottery Bonus Crossword Cash scratch-off ticket ended up being a $150,000 winner.
Michael Douglas bought the $5 ticket at Fast Phil’s on Mocksville Highway in Statesville.
He claimed his prize Monday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh. After state and federal tax taxes, he took home $106,126.
Douglas is the first winner of a top prize in the Bonus Crossword Cash game, which launched this month. Two $150,000 prizes remain.