Mysterious $40 Million Powerball Prize Winner Still Hasn’t Claimed His Life-Changing Prize Money Three Days After The Draw
- $40 Million Powerball winner has yet to claim prize
- The winner is believed to be from Perth
The mystery winner of the $40 million Powerball has yet to claim his prize three days after the draw was announced.
The lucky gambler became an overnight millionaire after hitting the entire Division One jackpot on Thursday night.
Lotterywest confirmed that the winning ticket was sold in the Perth metropolitan area, but the ticket was not registered with the Lotterywest Player’s Registration Service.
The winner of Thursday’s whopping $40 million Powerball has yet to claim his prize
Lotterywest confirmed that the winning ticket was sold in the Perth metropolitan area
Obviously, the winner is a single ticket holder, rather than a syndicate.
Lotterywest CEO Ralph Addis said the organization was ‘absolutely delighted with another Western Australian winning ticket and our first division Powerball win for the year’.
“To average two Division 1 wins a week this year is a great result for our state and players,” he said. The Western Australian.
‘This Powerball jackpot alone has raised over $6.4 million for the Western Australian community through the Lotterywest scholarship programme’.
The win comes a month after an Echuca woman in Victoria took home $40 million after winning the Powerball on Feb. 2.
The winning player confessed that she was completely shocked by her new multimillionaire status.
‘Oh my God! Oh my God! I can not believe it. I thought it was a scam!’ she exclaimed.
This just doesn’t feel real. How do I know if this is real?!
“I’m so nervous, I feel really weird. My whole body has gone numb!
My husband and I couldn’t sleep at all last night. We walked back and forth.’
She said she planned to quit her job and spend more time with her family.
“This is really going to take a while to sink in. It doesn’t feel real until the money is in my bank account,” she said.
“My husband and I set these goals and wondered how we were going to achieve them, but now we don’t have to worry!
“I can’t believe this is happening!”
A Kalgoorlie syndicate shared in a $63 million Powerball win last year