October 6, 2016
Two $10,000 Instant Ticket Winners & Two Big Daily Numbers Wins
A Coventry man bought an Instant Ticket for the first time in over a decade and won one of the $10,000 "Money Quest" Instant Ticket top prizes. He chuckled and said he is going to make all of the other husbands who won big look bad and give all of his winnings to his wife. He purchased the winning ticket at Rite Aid, 719 Tiogue Ave., Coventry.
A Cranston man claimed the last remaining $10,000 "Toucan Play" Instant Ticket top prize. He said the first thing he plans to do is take his mother out for dinner at Twin Oaks. He will save the remainder of the money won. He purchased the winning ticket at Shree Maa of Rhode Island, 480 Pontiac Ave, Cranston.
A West Warwick man claimed a $35,000 Daily Numbers win from Saturday's evening draw. He wagered $5.00 on a 4-digit straight bet, $1.00 on a 4-digit straight bet, and $0.50 on two 4-digit straight bets. He matched all four numbers in the exact order drawn to win $25,000 on the $5.00 bet, $5,000 on the $1.00 bet and $2,500 on each $0.50 bet, equaling $35,000. He played the numbers 7304, which represents his anniversary. He does not have any immediate plans for the money won. He purchased the winning tickets at Speedway, 346 Providence St., West Warwick.
Another man from West Warwick, claimed a $10,416 Daily Numbers win from Monday's evening draw. He wagered $2.00 on a 4-digit combo bet and matched all four numbers in the exact order drawn to win $10,000, plus $416 for the box bet. He played the numbers 7158. He said he is still in shock and does not have any immediate plans for the money won. He purchased the winning ticket at Joyal's Liquors, 90 West Warwick Ave., West Warwick.