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Sunday
Aug252013

NJ Man Comes Forward as Last Powerball Jackpot Winner

William Thomas Cain/Getty Images(SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J.) -- A man from South Brunswick, N.J. came forward as the third and final winner of the $448 million Powerball jackpot.

Mario Scarnici recently showed up to claim his winnings with his two adult sons, the Star-Ledger reports.

Scarnici bought the winning ticket for the Aug. 7 drawing at a Stop & Shop on Route 522, according to the Star-Ledger. He will take home about $62 million after taxes.

New Jersey hit the jackpot for this lottery drawing. A group of 16 co-workers in Ocean County, N.J. also took home a winning ticket, from an Acme Market in Little Egg Harbor.

The third winner of the $448 million Powerball was a man in Minnesota.

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