Tuesday, August 14, 2012
ATLANTA – A gas station in Riverdale has sold a winning Fantasy 5 ticket carrying a jackpot prize of $652,759. Shell Food Mart, located at 1210 Highway 138 S.W. in Riverdale, sold the winning numbers from the Aug. 9 Fantasy 5 drawing.
The winner, Carl Williams of Riverdale, selected his own combination for the drawing and claimed his windfall Friday at Georgia Lottery headquarters in Atlanta.
Winning numbers from the Aug. 9 Fantasy 5 drawing were: 6-10-19-32-39.
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