Game Name: MEGA MILLIONS
Purchased City: Fort Wayne
Date Won: 9/5/2012
Amount Won: $250,000
$250,000 Mega Millions® winner in Fort Wayne steps forward
Congratulations, Robert Gearhart! Robert had just dropped his son off at school and was on his way to work in Fort Wayne Tuesday morning when he stopped at Lassus Handy Dandy at 7405 Maplecrest Road in Fort Wayne and bought a quick pick Mega Millions ticket that turned out to be the ticket he’d been waiting for. It was a ticket worth $250,000 in the September 4 drawing! “It’s pretty exciting. I always thought I’d win something sometime,” said Gearhart. “I’ve just been waiting for the day. It finally happened.” Read more of Robert's story here.