DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. — In what most individuals would contemplate a profitable mistake, a Detroit-area man who unintentionally purchased an additional lottery ticket has gained two $1 million jackpots.
Samir Mazahem, 56, of Dearborn Heights stated he was saving numbers on a lottery app after shopping for a $2 ticket for the June 9 Mega Tens of millions recreation. He then realized that he had bought a second ticket with the identical numbers.
“I used to be a little bit bummed however didn’t assume a lot about it,” Mazahem stated.
Till he lately logged onto the app and located he had two $1 million winners.
“I couldn’t consider it was actual,” Mazahem stated. “It took a number of days for the fact to set in that my mistake had paid off to the tune of $2 million!”
He lately claimed his prize and plans to purchase a brand new home and save the remainder.