ROSEVILLE (WJON News) -- The $2 million Powerball prize that was won back on September 2nd has been claimed.

The Minnesota State Lottery says the holders of the winning ticket turned it in Tuesday.

Minnesota’s latest $2 million Powerball with Power Play prize was claimed by a group of 24.

A group member said that the winning ticket was in her purse when she got a call from another group member who began the call by saying “Sit down, I have something to tell you.” What did she do when she heard the news? “I had $2 million in my purse! I zipped it up and went home!”

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Congratulations to the lucky winners and to The Store of St. Anna, located at 37215 County Road 9, in Avon. The store earned a $5,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.

As of Sept. 1, 2021, the names and cities of lottery prize winners above $10,000 are private data.


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