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Virginia Mega Millions Jackpot Winner Surfaces After 5 Months

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Virginia Mega Millions Jackpot Winner Surfaces After 5 Months

He waited five months before cashing in. The mystery is solved as to who won a share of a Mega Millions jackpot on May 17th. Lewis Howard of Cumberland will split a $198 million jackpot with another winner in New Jersey. Howard says he waited to claim the prize so he could make good decisions first. He bought the ticket in Farmville. Howard is taking the one-time cash option of $73 million before taxes.