Sulphur Resident Claims a $10,000 Shamrock Green Top Prize
For Jonathan Marcantel of Sulphur, it paid to have an eye for green. Marcantel purchased 13 Shamrock Green tickets and one of them was a $10,000 top prize winner.
"When I think about winning, it makes me feel out of breath" Marcantel exclaimed.
Marcantel, age 30, purchased his winning ticket at Cajun Deli USA on South Beglis Parkway in Sulphur. He said he plans to save his winnings.
Shamrock Green is the Lottery's latest $2 scratch-off game. It has two top prizes of $10,000 remaining as of March 4 and offers players the chance to win up to 10 times.
Players must be at least 21 years of age to purchase a Lottery ticket. The Lottery encourages anyone who has a gambling problem or friends and family of anyone with a gambling problem to call toll-free 1-877-770-7867.