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Local lottery winner revealed
Rochester, NY - Lottery officials introduced New Yorks latest millionaire Thursday.
Glenn Eaton of Steuben County hit the jackpot on May 27th.
Eaton says he plays the Mega Millions game once a week. He usually picks his own numbers, but decided to buy a Quick Pick.
I felt a little light headed and my hands started tingling when I realized I had won the one million dollar second prize, Eaton said.
Eaton bought the ticket at Mikeys Gas Mart in North Cohocton.
Eaton will receive a check totaling $661,800 after required withholdings.
Eaton said his plans for the prize money include paying off his mortgage and taking a trip to Virginia to visit family.
He is the 81th New Yorker to claim a New York Lottery prize of $1,000,000 or more so far this year.