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A wife’s gift of a Powerball ticket turned out to be the biggest surprise for a husband
According to the Idaho Lottery October 20 release Scott Pancheri of Middleton was gifted a Powerball ticket by his wife. And this gift became a big surprise for Pancheri.
Scott Pancheri said to the Lottery Official that he did not play the lottery games but his wife likes to play lottery scrached games. One day she bought a Powerball ticket for her husband as a Birthday present.
After some days when she scanned that ticket at the Idaho Lottery website on the Mobile, there was a message please visit to the lottery headquarters.
Then the wife was stunned & wanted to know the true winning amount are how much. Pancheri thought it may a $50,000. But once they visited the lottery headquarters there they got to know the real amount of winning.
Their Powerball ticket matched with four out of the five white balls and the red Powerball. In this drawing the ticket was also added a multiplier of powerplay so the winning amount was $100,000.
Scott Pancheri and his wife shared their plans they will use the prize money aside for his children and then put the rest in savings.