RALEIGH, NC (WSPA) – A Buncombe County man took home almost $142,000 for his half of a Cash 5 lottery jackpot.
According to the NC Education Lottery, James Dickerson of Arden claimed half of the $401,400 jackpot at lottery headquarters in Raleigh, Monday.
After state and federal taxes, Dickerson took home $141,996.
Lottery officials say he bought the ticket Friday using Online Play on the lottery’s website.
The other winning ticket was sold at the Circle K on South New Hope Road in Gastonia.