Carl Greggs Sr. of Bolivia is the latest player to beat the odds of 1 in 749,398 to win the Cash 5 jackpot in the drawing Friday, Aug. 12.
Greggs claimed his prize Monday, Aug. 15, at lottery headquarters in Raleigh. After required state and federal tax withholdings, he took home $370,708.
Greggs bought the $1 Quick Pick ticket at Kopp’s Kwik Stop 2 on George II Highway in Southport, matching all five numbers in the nightly Carolina Cash 5 drawing to win the $535,318 jackpot. The winning numbers were: 9-14-19-24-35.