SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A brand new millionaire was made in San Jose on Monday.
A $10 50X The Cash Scratchers card earned Tien Sy Tonthat $1 million, according to California Lottery spokeswoman Donna Cordova.READ MORE: 49ers Fans Look to Make Noise, Boost Team at NFC Championship Game
Tonthat’s winning ticket was purchased at JT Liquors at 2627 Senter Road in southeast San Jose. JT Liquors will receive a retailer bonus of $5,000 for selling the winning ticket.READ MORE: Solo Crash Friday Night Closes Moraga Road, Cuts Power to Hundreds
The store is also currently on the California Lottery’s list of “Lucky Retailers”, meaning it has produced a number of lottery winners previously.MORE NEWS: S.F. Supervisors Set to Designate Casa Sanchez Bldg. in Mission District a Historical Landmark
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