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Best friends win $1 million lottery prize in Norfolk

Posted at 8:42 PM, Aug 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-17 20:16:38-04

NORFOLK, Va. - A pair of best friends won a $1 million Virginia Lottery prize!

Jennifer Molina and Lucinda Britt played the Bank a Million game together and ended up winning the top prize after their ticket matched all six numbers.

They selected a combination of family birthdays from numbers and they plan to share the prize.

Their winning numbers were 11-14-22-24-28-38.

The ticket was bought at Smoke Shack in Norfolk. The store receives a $10,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.

On Wednesday, the million-dollar friends received their check from the Virginia Lottery.

They have been friends for about ten years and enjoy playing the the lottery together.