PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — A St. Lucie County man just cashed in and claimed a big prize playing the Florida Lottery.
Florida Lottery officials announced Monday that Marques Robinson, 37, of Port St. Lucie, claimed a $1 million prize from the $5 MONOPOLY DOUBLER scratch-off game at the Lottery’s West Palm Beach District Office.
He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $798,985.00.
Marques Robinson of #PortStLucie passed Tina’s Grocery and collected a $1 million-dollar top prize after playing the $5 MONOPOLY DOUBLER Scratch-Off game! https://t.co/Yo616nKhDI pic.twitter.com/xij2ikI2A7— Florida Lottery (@floridalottery) March 27, 2023
Robinson purchased his winning ticket from Tina’s Grocery in West Palm Beach.
Lottery officials said the retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning scratch-off ticket.
The game's overall odds of winning are 1-in-3.98.