CT Lottery Official Web Site - Winners

 
SCRATCH GAMES WINNER!
Michael Volpe of East Haven Claims $30,000 Top Prize
East Haven Man is Two-Time “30X Cash” Lottery Prize Winner
August 08, 2013 -- The first time that Michael Volpe of East Haven came to CT Lottery headquarters in Rocky Hill to claim a prize he won a $10,000 prize playing the “30X Cash” instant game.  Volpe’s second visit occurred just a little over a month later—this time to claim the game’s $30,000 top prize. “The fact that there are a lot of big prize winning tickets in the 30X Cash game is what’s appealing to me,” Volpe told Lottery officials.  “It’s great—I’ve won big twice!”

While filling up his car at a local gas station one morning, Volpe went inside the store to get a bottle of water and cash a winning lottery ticket.  With $30, he purchased a “30X Cash” ticket and then walked back to his car to play it.  “As soon as I saw the $30,000 prize, I stopped scratching and drove straight here with the ticket,” said Volpe.  

Volpe received a prize check for $20,499 (value after taxes).  “My daughter is getting married, so she’ll be seeing a larger wedding gift, that’s for sure,” Volpe said with a smile.
 
Volpe’s 30X Cash top prize winning ticket was purchased at Forbes Premium Fuel, located at 863 N. High Street in East Haven.  Forbes Premium Fuel will receive a $300 bonus check from the CT Lottery for selling the ticket.

More Stories

FEATURED WINNER STORIES
Winner Image 0
Birthday Winner Claims Two Cash5 Top Prize Tickets
Winner Image 1
$3,000,000 Lottery Winner Looks to Cross Off Bucket List with Best Friend
Winner Image 2
Lottery Winner Pays It Forward with Random Act of Kindness
Winner Image 3
Wethersfield Man Rings in $25,000 in Time for Wedding
Winner Image 4
Broad Brook Woman Feels Lucky, Wins $10,000 Lottery Prize
Winner Image 5
Seymour Man Donates to Community and Shares $50,000 Lottery Prize
Winner Image 6
Lucky Woman Buys Husband New Truck with $25,000 Lottery Win
Winner Image 7
Volunteer Hospital Worker Shares $25,000 with Son and Granddaughter
Winner Image 8
Kind Gesture Leads to a Lucky $30,000 Lottery Prize for East Haven Woman
Winner Image 9
New Britain Winner to Spend Lottery Prize on Family Education
Winner Image 10
Hamden Woman Collects $10,000 on “Replay” KENO Ticket
Winner Image 11
6-Years to the Date, $10,000 Winner Visits Lottery Again
Winner Image 12
First-Time Lottery KENO Winner Goes Car Shopping
Winner Image 13
Old Lyme Woman Credits ‘Law of Attraction’ for $50,000 Powerball® Win
Winner Image 14
Army Reserve Veteran Uses Family Birthday Numbers to Win Powerball® Lottery Prize
Winner Image 15
Surprise Lottery Win! Broad Brook Woman Unknowingly Collects $75,000
Winner Image 16
New Haven Man’s Special Powerball® Numbers Finally Drawn
Winner Image 17
95-Year-Old Grandmother Lands $30,000 Lottery Prize
Winner Image 18
Celebrations Continue for Weston Resident with $50,000 Powerball® Win
Winner Image 19
Portland Man Claims “Gold” on $30,000 Lottery Prize
OUR WINNERS
 
 
PLEASE PLAY RESPONSIBLY. Purchasers must be 18 or older.
The CLC makes no representation or guarantee as to the accuracy of the information contained on this website. By using this website, you agree to the terms contained
in our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. The information and materials in this website are provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either, express or implied.
In the event of a discrepancy between information on the website regarding winning numbers, jackpots or prize payouts and the CLC’s enabling statutes, official rules,
regulations and procedures the enabling statutes, official rules, regulations and procedures shall prevail. All materials on this Website are owned by or licensed to the CLC.
Written permission required from the CLC in order to reproduce, distribute or display any images or content on this Website.
Copyright © 1999-2016. Connecticut Lottery Corporation. All rights reserved.