A Hudson Valley resident went to a supermarket and won $5 million. Lottery officials confirmed two more $5 million scratch-offs are still available.

Over the weekend, the New York State Lottery confirmed a man from the Lower Hudson Valley claimed a top prize in the New York Lottery’s $5,000,000 Cash Royale scratch-off game.

Westchester County Lottery Player Claims $5,000,000 Scratch-Off Prize

Photo by Alexander Schimmeck on Unsplash
Photo by Alexander Schimmeck on Unsplash

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Raymond Yancey of Yonkers has claimed his top prize on the New York Lottery’s $5 million Cash Royale scratch-off game.

Yancey opted to receive the prize in 20 annuitized payments of $158,186 each, after required withholdings, according to the New York State Lottery.

Yancey will collect over $3 million after the 20 payments, according to my calculations.

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"New York’s scratch-off games generated $4,406,338,198 in total sales during fiscal year 2022-2023. School districts in Westchester County received $154,983,517 in Lottery Aid to Education funds during the same period," the New York State Lottery stated in a press release.

Two More $5 Million Tickets Available


Lottery officials confirmed two more $5 million prizes have yet to be found.

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"As of this writing, there were two top prizes remaining on the $5,000,000 Cash Royale ticket. Players may check the status of any New York Lottery scratch-off game by downloading the Game Report at nylottery.ny.gov," the New York State Lottery said.

Take a look at many other scratch-offs that have jackpots remaining in New York State.

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While looking at the latest weekly roundup for grand prizes, we counted 59 different tickets that have their grand prizes still on the market. The report was last updated on January 8th 2024, as we publish this article. 

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