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MI woman is keeping a $2 million secret

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Someone in Michigan has a $2 million secret.

A Macomb County woman struck it rich playing the Michigan Lottery’s 100X The Cash instant game.

The woman, who is remaining anonymous, bought the lucky scratch-off at the C U Party Store in Roseville.

“I kept looking at the ticket to make sure I was reading it right,” said the player. “Surprisingly, I stayed pretty calm. I decided pretty quickly that I wanted to keep my big win a secret, although I did tell my husband.”

The winner convinced her husband to keep the money a secret from everyone, including their children.

“My husband was screaming and in disbelief,” said the player. “It took a while for me to get him calmed down and to convince him that we should keep the big win a secret.”

The winner plans to pay off her home and invest the remainder of the money.

Each $20 ticket for Michigan Lottery’s 100X The Cash instant game offers a chance to win prizes from $20 to $2 million.

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