Agence France-PresseMarch 26, 2013 10:31
The immigrant owner of a New Jersey convenience store has come forward to claim the $338.3 million jackpot in the Powerball lottery, media reports said Tuesday.
Pedro Quezada, 44, has handed in what he says is the golden ticket he bought on Saturday.
"I can't believe it. I'm overwhelmed. I just can't get over it," the Dominican-born father of five was quoted as saying by the New York Post. "I was praying so much for this. I'm just giving thanks to God."