The Florida Lottery announces that Hernan Bejarano Ruiz, 64, of Pembroke Pines, claimed the $2 million LUCKY MONEY jackpot from the September 13, 2016, drawing at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.
Bejarano Ruiz chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $1,577,356.94. He purchased his winning LUCKY MONEY ticket from 7-Eleven, located at 7090 Hollywood Boulevard in Pembroke Pines.
Total ticket sales for this LUCKY MONEY jackpot generated more than $3.8 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund.
The next LUCKY MONEY drawing will be Friday, September 30, 2016, at 11:15 p.m. ET, with a $650,000 jackpot. The LUCKY MONEY drawings are broadcast on 17 carrier stations throughout the state. Winning numbers are available on the Lottery website, at retailers statewide and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY.