Lottery winners from Amherst, Batavia, and Buffalo split $3 mill
I should probably start playing the lottery and scratch off more often because 3 individuals from WNY won 1 million dollars each check out the stories.
27-year old Marquele Tomlin of Batavia receive a $1,000,000 check from the Double Sided Dollars scratch-off game. Tomlin said he had one dollar left after sending all the money he had by Western Union to help his mom. He used the last dollar he had to purchase a scratch-off.
He’s planning to split the money with his girlfriend.
61-year old Antoinette Anderson of Buffalo also hit the jackpot with the Win $1,000 A Week for Life scratch-off ticket. She bought her winning ticket from the 7-Eleven on Genesee Street to pass the time before picking up a relative from school.
50-year old Kenneth Loncke of Amherst won the $1,000,000 second prize from the August 23, 2017 He finally cashed in on the winnings. Loncke said he purchased one set of numbers for the drawing because he was feeling lucky. He wants to invest the money into his children’s education and vacation on a beach on a Caribbean Island.