Bay County man just got a whole lot richer.
PANAMA CITY — A Bay County man just got a whole lot richer.
Florida Lottery officials announced in Tallahassee that Aaron Pitts, 26, of Panama City, claimed a $1 million prize in the $20 Monopoly Jackpot Scratch-Off game.
He chose to receive his winnings as a lump-sum payment of $715,000, a news release stated. Pitts purchased his winning ticket from Ami 58 Food Mart, 22917 Panama City Beach Parkway in Panama City Beach.
The $20 game was launched in September 2018 and the game’s overall odds of winning are one-in-2.97, according to lottery officials.