Ohio resident claims US$ 75.6 Millions Mega Millions jackpot
The identity of the winner won't be made public after two attorneys claimed the prize on behalf of a blind trust — which Ohio law allows.
Attorneys Deborah Barrington and Ronald Rowland, co-trustees of Ross County Beneficiary Trust, claimed the US$ 75.6 Million prize for the winner.
The holder of the winning ticket, chose the cash option, valued at US$ 46.9 Million before federal and state taxes. After taxes, the winner will receive about US$ 32.4 Million.
The US$ 75.6 Million prize was the Ohio share of the US$ 227 Million Mega Millions Jackpot drawing on May 1. Other winning tickets were sold in Virginia and California.