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Bryan County Man Wins $100K Fantasy 5 prize

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The Georgia Lottery says a $100,000 Fantasy 5 jackpot prize was unveiled online for one lucky Georgia Lottery winner in Bryan County.

Richard Ellis Jr. of Richmond Hill matched all five numbers from the March 9 Fantasy 5 drawing, winning the $100,000 jackpot prize.

Using a combination of his own numbers, Ellis, matched the winning numbers with his wife and children's birthdays.

Winning numbers from the March 9 Fantasy 5 drawing were: 9-13-17-22-24.

Publix Super Market on Highway 144 E. in Richmond Hill, sold the winning ticket.

"I have the iHOPEcard, which is great," said Ellis, which is how he discovered he'd won. "I was checking my email and saw that I'd won."

Ellis and his wife, Mary, have not yet decided on plans for the winnings.

 

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