Woman wins lottery using fortune cookie numbers

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STAFFORD, VA (WFLA) — A Virginia woman is $100,000 richer thanks to a tiny sweet treat.

WWBT reports Loraine Simon Henry saved the little slip of paper tucked inside her fortune cookie and played the lucky numbers to win $100,000 in Virginia Lottery’s Cash 5 game.

The ticket was purchased at a supermarket in Stafford, Virginia.

Simon Henry says she plans to spend the money on her bills and a cruise.

According to WWBT, the chances of winning the $100,000 top prize are 1 in 278,256.

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