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A Manassas man has won $200,000 in the state lottery. Virgilio Contreras won the $200,000 Jackpot game at a 7-Eleven store in Manassas.
VIRGINIA NORTH, VA (Catholic Online) - Contreras said after wining he had the clerk check his ticket because he could not believe he had won.
Contreras said he is self-employed but has no plans for the money at this time.
Lottery officials say there are still two more tickets for $200,000 still waiting to be bought and played.
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