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Ottumwa Man Wins First $25,000 Prize Playing Holiday Bingo Lottery Prize

Gary Short Wins Top Prize Playing "Reindeer Bingo" Scratch Game

Gary Short

DES MOINES, Iowa - An Ottumwa man won the first top prize playing the lottery's "Reindeer Bingo" instant-scratch game.

Gary Short claimed his prize Monday at the Iowa Lottery's headquarters in Des Moines. He purchased his winning ticket at Amoco, 533 N. Jefferson St. in Ottumwa.