In 2011, Kecia Parker was awarded her share of the top prize in a Carolina Cash 5 drawing more than half a year after a lottery retailer told her the ticket was a loser. The retailer tried to claim it for himself and later was arrested. From left: Lottery leader Alice Garland, Matt Parker, Kecia Parker and lottery security investigator Jeremy Mittag.
In 2011, Kecia Parker was awarded her share of the top prize in a Carolina Cash 5 drawing more than half a year after a lottery retailer told her the ticket was a loser. The retailer tried to claim it for himself and later was arrested. From left: Lottery leader Alice Garland, Matt Parker, Kecia Parker and lottery security investigator Jeremy Mittag. North Carolina Education Lottery
In 2011, Kecia Parker was awarded her share of the top prize in a Carolina Cash 5 drawing more than half a year after a lottery retailer told her the ticket was a loser. The retailer tried to claim it for himself and later was arrested. From left: Lottery leader Alice Garland, Matt Parker, Kecia Parker and lottery security investigator Jeremy Mittag. North Carolina Education Lottery

Her lucky lottery numbers won, but a retailer tried to steal her $90,000 prize

September 29, 2016 03:30 PM