(CNN) – Call it a lucky line! Someone in Baltimore County, Maryland recently won a $ 100,000 scratch-off ticket, not the first time.
The 47-year-old chef, who was not named by Maryland lottery officials, also earned $ 1,000 earlier this year and $ 10,000 the year before.
He picked up his last winning ticket, Lucky $ 100,000, at Walmart in Tandal. they said Lottery officials Wednesday. He immediately scanned it at the lottery kiosk and found it to be a winner, but considered it a small prize. He then removed it and found that it cost $ 100,000.
“I was surprised,” he told lottery officials.
The lucky winner has been working as a cook for the past 20 years and has no plans to retire soon, lottery officials said in a statement. He told them the money would be used to buy rental property.
There are 61 remaining jackpots in the $ 100,000 Lucky Scratch-off game Maryland Lottery.
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