Leo Caillouette Wins Top Prize Playing the "Bingo Boxes" Scratch Game
DES MOINES, Iowa - A Newton man has won a $25,000 lottery prize.
Leo Caillouette claimed the seventh of 24 top prizes of $25,000 available in the Iowa Lottery's "Bingo Boxes" instant-scratch game.
Caillouette claimed his prize Tuesday at the lottery's headquarters in Des Moines. He purchased his winning ticket at Kum & Go, 1708 S. Eighth Ave. in Newton.
Bingo Boxes is a $2 scratch game. Players try to win a prize by matching numbers in any complete horizontal, vertical or diagonal line, four corners, an "X" pattern or all four numbers in the shaded box patterns in the play area on each ticket. The overall odds of winning a prize in the game are 1 in 3.78.
Seventeen top prizes of $25,000 are still up for grabs in Bingo Boxes, as well as 39 prizes of $2,500, 33 prizes of $1,000 and hundreds of prizes of $500, $250 and $150.Return to top↑