Homeless lottery winner claims prize
April 5, 2013 (BLOOMINGTON, Ill.) (WLS) -- A homeless man in Bloomington, Illinois, hit the jackpot.
The 59-year-old, known as "Dennis," bought an instant scratch-off ticket and it has changed his life.
In a few weeks, Dennis will receive a check for $50,000. He claimed his prize on Friday.
He plans to use some of the money to buy a new tent and give $100 to each of his homeless friends.
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