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Des Moines Man Wins $50,000 Lottery Prize

John Beghtol Wins Top Prize of $50,000 Playing "Super Crossword" Scratch Game

John Beghtol

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

John Beghtol claimed his prize Tuesday at the Iowa Lottery's headquarters in Des Moines. He purchased his winning ticket at Casey's, 708 S. Division St. in Stuart.