Michigan lotto winner drowns with successful ticket continue to in pocket

A Michigan guy died with a profitable $62,000 lottery ticket in his wallet, police mentioned.

Authorities feel Greg Jarvis drowned throughout an incident on his boat.

His physique was uncovered on a Saginaw Bay beach final 7 days, Caseville Police Main Kyle Romzek advised WJRT-Television set.

Mr Jarvis, 57, was at the Blue H2o Inn in Caseville on September 13 when he received $62,000 enjoying Club Keno, a Michigan Lottery video game, owner Dawn Talaski reported.

Lotto winner Gregory Jarvis’ overall body was observed hear his boat in Michigan waters past month. (Fb)

But Mr Jarvis couldn’t instantly accumulate the winnings for the reason that he failed to have a Social Protection card, which was important to get the prize, Ms Talaski reported.

Mr Jarvis was very last viewed at the bar acquiring beverages for pals on September 19, but he continue to was waiting around for a card and hadn’t obtained his cash, Ms Talaski claimed.

Law enforcement had been identified as September 24 when a body was found in close proximity to a boat that belonged to Mr Jarvis. An autopsy was carried out.

“We are pondering that he was tying up his boat, slipped and fell, hit his head, and that is in which he finished up in the drinking water. No foul participate in suspected,” Chief Romzek explained.

The successful ticket was offered to Mr Jarvis’ relatives.