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Nov 17, 2017
Sterling man scratches to win $250,000 from Virginia Lottery

Tru TranTru Tran has been pretty lucky playing the Virginia Lottery in the past, but his luck reached new heights when he scratched a Virginia’s $250,000 Double Play ticket and won the game’s top prize.

He bought the $250,000 winning ticket at Phuoc Loc Tho Asian Market, 22360 South Sterling Boulevard in Sterling.

He claimed the fourth and final top prize in Virginia’s $250,000 Double Play (game #1765), which means the game is closed. It is the Virginia Lottery’s policy to close games once the last top prize is claimed.

Virginia’s $250,000 Double Play featured prizes ranging from $5 up to $250,000. The odds of winning the top prize were 1 in 1,040,400. The odds of winning any prize were 1 in 4.32.

Mr. Tran, who lives in Sterling and works as a grocery store cashier, sai