A Jamaican gentleman desired to be in a galaxy much, far absent right after winning a jackpot of more than $650,000.
The publicity shy winner — identified only as W. Brown — emerged briefly from the Dim Facet, dressed up as Darth Vader, to obtain the loot, The Gleaner every day of Jamaica claimed.
The Darkish Lord of the Sith bought the successful ticket at the Di Endz Sporting activities Bar – not the Mos Eisley Cantina of “Star Wars” fame — in the town of Could Pen, according to the Kingston-based mostly outlet.
“I really don’t on a regular basis buy from that position, I typically acquire my ticket in Aged Harbour or Spanish City, but I was on the street so I just stopped there,” he stated.
Supreme Ventures shared the information of his win on Twitter.
“May the Tens of millions be with you! Congrats to our #Lotto winner, W. Brown!!! Brown aka Darth Vader,” it wrote.
Brown claimed he has acquired the identical set of figures — 08, 09, 10, 19, 27 and 30 –with couple improvements about the past 20 a long time. He claimed he often realized he would earn the jackpot and modify his lifetime for good.
“Life has normally been quite tough. I arrive from a weak loved ones, from time to time I couldn’t show up at faculty simply because my mother and father didn’t have it, but I advised myself that God will support me one day so I can support my relatives,” he said.
The Power was clearly with him.
He identified out about his very good fortune when he watched the live draw on Television set.
“I wrote down the figures and noticed that I gained! I was fired up and claimed, ‘Mi lastly hol’ him now!’ I then experienced a shower and went to slumber,” Brown stated, adding that he was nonetheless thinking about what to do with his money.
“I want to come to a decision what is the most effective thing to do in advance of paying everything. I require to decide what my aims are, but I know I want to personal a bus, I enjoy Coasters,” he said.