Winning lotto ticket sold in Leesburg

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(LEESBURG, GA) – If you live in the Dougherty & Lee county area, check your lottery ticket, because you might have a winner.

One of three winning tickets in Georgia was sold at the Chevron on Highway 82 in Leesburg, Monday.

The payout for the winning ticket is a third of $1.1 million.

Store owner, Marty Patel says that they had several hundred people in on Monday to buy a ticket, and that the winner has yet to come forward.

“We definitely want everyone who bought a ticket to check to see if they won the jackpot, and claim it as soon as they realize they have the winning ticket,” says Patel.

The winning ticket will pay out just under $400,000.