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Ottumwa Woman Wins $30,000 Lottery Prize

Cheryl Nunnikhoven Wins the Top Prize Playing "Crossword" Scratch Game

Cheryl Nunnikhoven

DES MOINES, Iowa - An Ottumwa woman won the top prize of $30,000 playing the lottery's "Crossword" instant-scratch game.

Cheryl Nunnikhoven claimed her prize May 17 at the Iowa Lottery's headquarters in Des Moines. She purchased her winning ticket at Kum & Go, 502 W. Second St. in Ottumwa.