20-year-old claims $451 million jackpot, hopes to 'do some good for humanity'

ABC News | 1/12/2018 | Staff
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The $451 million mystery is over.

A 20-year-old Florida man claimed the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions lottery history, lotto officials confirmed.

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Shane Missler, of Port Richey, was the lone winner of the Jan. 5 jackpot. He elected to take a lump sum payout of $281.2 million, officials said.

Missler plans on pursuing a "variety of passions," according to the Florida lottery, as well as helping others.

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A Mega Millions ticket is pictured in a store in New York City, Jan. 5, 2018.

“I’m only 20, but I hope to use it to pursue a variety of passions, help my family and do some good for humanity,” he said, according to lottery officials.

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The win didn't come as a shock for Missler, whose attorney set up a private limited company called "Secret 007, LLC," officials said.

Mega Millions lottery tickets rest on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington, N.C., July...
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