Indianapolis man buys two $1million lotto tickets in just three months
By Associated Press 14:12 30 Jul 2014, updated 18:49 30 Jul 2014
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Robert Hamilton spent the first $1M to pay off debts and invest in his business and will buy a motorbike with the rest
His wife says the money will not change their lives and they continue to work
Odds of winning a top prize are one in 1.2 million
An Indianapolis man has won two $1 million lottery prizes in the past three months.
Robert Hamilton won $1 million from a scratch-off ticket he bought last week at an Indianapolis convenience store, Hoosier Lottery officials say.
His other big win came in April in western Indiana’s Jasonville while traveling to a conference.
Robert Hamilton beat the one in 2.1 million odds two different times playing the Hoosier Lottery’s Cash Spectacular scratch-off game
Hamilton says he used his first prize to pay off debts, buy a home and invest in his business. He now plans to buy a motorcycle.
Hamilton will continue to work and his wife Donna told WishTV.com that the prize money won’t change their lives too much.
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‘We’re just everyday, normal people’, she said.
The lottery says Hamilton’s tickets are among eight top prizes for its $120 Million Cash Spectacular Scratch-off game.
Lottery officials say the odds of winning a top prize from the game are one in 2.1 million.
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