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Des Moines Man Wins $50,000 Lottery Prize

Jerry Allen Wins Top Prize of $50,000 Playing "The Black Ticket" Scratch Game

DES MOINES, Iowa - A Des Moines man won the top prize of $50,000 playing the lottery's "The Black Ticket" instant-scratch game.

Jerry Allen claimed his prize Monday at the Iowa Lottery's headquarters in Des Moines. He purchased his winning ticket at Kum & Go, 4001 S.W. Ninth St. in Des Moines.