$1 Million Powerball Winner Chooses To Remain Anonymous

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

Whoever bought a Powerball ticket in Kearney last month that's worth $1 million has decided to remain anonymous.

The winner has worked with an attorney to create a legal entity called Carpe Diem LLC. Nebraska Lottery spokesman Neil Watson says an electronic transfer for $700,000 will be sent in about two weeks. The remaining $300,000 is being withheld for state and federal taxes.

The ticket purchased December 21st matched five of the six numbers drawn that night. They were 25, 36, 40, 45, 51 and Powerball 8.


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