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Virginia woman wins lottery using fortune cookie numbers

Loraine Simon Henry used the numbers she found inside a fortune cookie to play Virginia Lottery’s Cash 5 game. (Source: Virginia Lottery) Loraine Simon Henry used the numbers she found inside a fortune cookie to play Virginia Lottery’s Cash 5 game. (Source: Virginia Lottery)
STAFFORD, VA (WWBT) -

A fortune cookie brought just that to a Virginia woman.

Loraine Simon Henry used the numbers she found inside a fortune cookie to play Virginia Lottery’s Cash 5 game and won $100,000.  

“This is unbelievable!” she said while claiming the prize.

The winning ticket was bought at a City Mart in Stafford.

Simon Henry plans to use her winnings to pay bills and possibly go on a cruise - Not bad for a cheap cookie she found while dusting.

By the way, the chances of winning the $100,000 top prize are 1 in 278,256.

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