This is the winner of the $451M Mega Millions jackpot

New York Post | 1/12/2018 | Staff
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He’ll drink to that — pretty soon!

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A 20-year-old Florida man stepped forward as the sole winner of the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history on Friday.

Shane Missler, of Port Richey, won a stunning $451 million jackpot, which he chose to receive in a lump-sum payment of $281,874,999, lottery officials said.

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“I’m only 20, but I hope to use it to pursue a variety of passions, help my family and do some good for humanity,” he said in a statement.

Missler, who will turn 21 in May, bought his triumphant Quick Pick ticket at a 7-Eleven in Port Richey with money he’d won from a scratch-off lottery ticket, according to the Tampa Bay Times.

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“The power of positive thinking should not be underestimated!” he tweeted Friday.

Missler claimed he wasn’t shocked by his big win — as he had “a feeling” he just might hit the jackpot, lottery officials said.

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But he still expressed his disbelief in a Facebook post minutes after the Jan. 5 drawing.

“Oh. My. God.,” he wrote at 11:33 p.m.


His winning combination was 28, 30, 39, 59, 70...
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