Lafayette woman wins $100K on lottery scratch-off

Lafayette woman wins $100K on lottery scratch-off

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Persistence paid off for Martha Mae Petry when she won a $100,000 top prize from the Louisiana Lottery's Cash Frenzy scratch-off game.

Petry tells The Advertiser ( ) she buys scratch-off tickets.

The 63-year-old Gueydan resident purchased her top-prize winning ticket from Marceaux's Superette on Highway 91 in Gueydan. She plans to purchase a new car with her winnings.

Cash Frenzy is a $5 game that features 15 chances to win on each ticket. The game has two top prizes remaining as of Tuesday.

Information from: The Advertiser,

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