CT Lottery Official Web Site - Winners

 
DRAWING GAMES WINNER!
East Berlin Lottery Retailer is a “Three-Peat” Millionaire Maker!
May 09, 2014 -- On May 6, Vincent McGivney of East Berlin walked into the CT Lottery headquarters in Rocky Hill and claimed the $3.4 million Lotto jackpot for the February 18, 2014 drawing.  It was a colossal win for McGivney and an astonishing occurrence for Berlin Convenience & Deli in East Berlin, the lottery retailer who sold the winning ticket.

“It’s the third time in just over a year that we’ve sold a ticket worth at least a million dollars,” said Naeem Uddin, owner of Berlin Convenience & Deli.  “After we sold the first couple million dollar wins, I said, ‘We’re on a roll!’  Now that we’ve sold a Lotto jackpot ticket, who knows what could be next!”

McGivney’s Lotto “Quick Pick” ticket contained the numbers 6-21-25-27-32-42, a perfect match to the winning numbers drawn Tuesday, February 18, 2014.  In total, 4,682 winning Lotto tickets were sold for that date, with prizes ranging from $2 to $3,400,000.

CT’s Lotto jackpot is payable as a 21-year annuity or a one-time cash lump-sum.  McGivney elected to claim the jackpot’s cash lump-sum prize for $2,734,496 (before taxes).

A Lottery retailer since 2008, Berlin Convenience & Deli, located at 831 Mill Street, is developing quite a reputation for itself as an incredibly lucky location.   In addition to McGivney’s Lotto jackpot winning ticket; they sold Richard Sousa of Southington a $1,000,000 prize winning “Powerball” Quick Pick ticket for the December 19, 2012 drawing and Karol Thompson of Middletown a $1,000,000 “Mega Millions” Quick Pick ticket for the April 26, 2013 draw.  

“We couldn’t be happier for Mr. McGivney.  It feels great that another one of our customers was a big winner for the CT Lottery,” Uddin said.

Thanks to McGivney’s lucky lottery purchase, Berlin Convenience & Deli is also a winner—they will receive a $10,000 bonus from the CT Lottery for selling the Lotto jackpot ticket.

More Stories

FEATURED WINNER STORIES
Winner Image 0
Cos Cob House Painter Has a Stroke of Luck with $100,000 Lottery Win
Winner Image 1
Hartford Resident Baffled by Surprise $30,000 Lottery Win
Winner Image 2
Newington Woman Returns to the Caribbean with ‘Quarter Million Large’ Win
Winner Image 3
Psychic’s Prediction Comes True for CT Lottery’s Newest Millionaire
Winner Image 4
Dedicated Fire-Fighting Grandfather Celebrates Surprise $200,000 Powerball® Win
Winner Image 5
Co-workers’ ‘Pay it Forward’ Mentality Repays as $30,000 Lottery Win
Winner Image 6
Waterbury Woman to Surprise Wife with $50,000 Lottery Prize for Anniversary
Winner Image 7
Marlborough Resident Replays Numbers for a $25,000 a Year for Life Prize
Winner Image 8
Ansonia Resident Reveals $100,000 Lottery Prize Before Birthday
Winner Image 9
New Haven Retailer Sells “$5,000 a Month for Life” Instant Game Top Prize Winning Ticket!
Winner Image 10
Play4 Day Lottery Winner Picks Up $38,540 with Loving Wife
Winner Image 11
New Haven Woman Claims ‘Super $75,000 Cash Giveaway’ Prize
Winner Image 12
Lucky Man’s Day Off – Pays Off $300,000 ‘Royale’ Lottery Prize
Winner Image 13
West Haven Man Takes a Chance and Cashes $20,000 Lottery Win
Winner Image 14
‘All That Glitters is Gold’ for First Time Lottery Winner of $500,000
Winner Image 15
Motivated by Lucky Fortune Cookie Numbers, Bristol Woman Wins Cash5 Top Prize
Winner Image 16
Terryville Man’s Chinese Takeout Leads to $100,000 Lottery Win
Winner Image 17
Welcome to Connecticut! 25-Year-Old New Resident Captures $250,000 Lottery Prize
Winner Image 18
Grandmother Takes Alaskan Adventure Using $100,000 Lottery Prize
Winner Image 19
Kensington Man Becomes the CT Lottery’s First ‘Star’ $1,000,000 Winner of 2017
OUR WINNERS
 
 
PLEASE PLAY RESPONSIBLY. Purchasers must be 18 or older.
The CLC makes no representation or guarantee as to the accuracy of the information contained on this website. By using this website, you agree to the terms contained
in our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. The information and materials in this website are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either, express or implied.
In the event of a discrepancy between information on the website regarding winning numbers, jackpots or prize payouts and the CLC’s enabling statutes, official rules,
regulations and procedures the enabling statutes, official rules, regulations and procedures shall prevail. All materials on this Website are owned by or licensed to the CLC.
Written permission required from the CLC in order to reproduce, distribute or display any images or content on this Website.
Copyright © 1999-2017. Connecticut Lottery Corporation. All rights reserved.