Michigan lotto winner drowns with winning ticket continue to in pocket


A Michigan male died with a successful $62,000 lottery ticket in his wallet, police said.

Authorities believe Greg Jarvis drowned throughout an accident on his boat.

His overall body was uncovered on a Saginaw Bay beach very last week, Caseville Law enforcement Chief Kyle Romzek instructed WJRT-Television.

Mr Jarvis, 57, was at the Blue Drinking water Inn in Caseville on September 13 when he gained $62,000 playing Club Keno, a Michigan Lottery game, proprietor Dawn Talaski reported.

Lotto winner Gregory Jarvis’ body was observed listen to his boat in Michigan waters very last month. (Facebook)

But Mr Jarvis could not straight away gather the winnings because he didn’t have a Social Protection card, which was vital to get the prize, Ms Talaski said.

Mr Jarvis was final found at the bar shopping for drinks for pals on September 19, but he even now was waiting around for a card and hadn’t been given his cash, Ms Talaski mentioned.

Police ended up named September 24 when a overall body was found near a boat that belonged to Mr Jarvis. An autopsy was performed.

“We are pondering that he was tying up his boat, slipped and fell, strike his head, and that is wherever he ended up in the water. No foul engage in suspected,” Main Romzek said.

The successful ticket was supplied to Mr Jarvis’ family.