Ponchatoula woman rakes in large lottery prize

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Posted on September 11, 2012 at 2:59 PM

BATON ROUGE, La. -- A Ponchatoula woman won nearly three-quarters of a million dollars Monday.

Patsy McKnight was the sole winner of the $740,380 Lotto jackpot from the Sept. 8 drawing, according to Louisiana Lottery officials.

"McKnight purchased her winning ticket from Riverstop on Highway 22 in Springfield. Riverstop will receive a one-time bonus of $7,403, which is one percent of the prize, for the sale. The winning numbers for the Sept. 8 drawing were 04-13-24-25-28-36," said lottery officials.

McKnight, 66, received $518,266 after taxes.

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