Monopoly is the ticket to $2 million for South Florida scratch-off player

Florida Lottery released this image of a ticket after a Boynton Beach man hit for $2 million on a Monopoly scratch-off.
Florida Lottery released this image of a ticket after a Boynton Beach man hit for $2 million on a Monopoly scratch-off. (Photo courtesy of Florida Lottery)

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – A South Florida man can pass go and collect $2 million after hitting for the top prize on a $10 Monopoly Bonus Spectacular scratch-off.

Yoni Orantes Cano, 30, of Boynton Beach, ultimately decided to take his winnings as a lump-sum payment of $1.615 million, Florida Lottery officials said.

He bought the lucky ticket at Points Market in Boynton Beach (9975 U.S. Highway 441). The retailer gets a $4,000 bonus commission.

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Florida Lottery says the Monopoly Bonus Spectacular ticket has been in play since July and offers the chance at over $162 million. That includes four $2 million top prices like the one Orantes Cano took home.

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