NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WRIC) – A Newport News man won $102,471 from home through a Virginia Lottery online game.

Ronald Gregory hit the jackpot on a rainy afternoon on May 12th playing the Lottery’s game, MONOPOLY Progressive Jackpots.

“I was surprised,” Gregory told Virginia Lottery officials. “You never expect to see something like that come up!”

The odds of winning any prize in the game Gregory played are 1 in 4.68.

“It feels great!” he said. “It’s interesting to have this sort of experience.”

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