Edenton man wins top prize in Mega Bucks game

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EDENTON, N.C. (WAVY) — A Chowan County man won the top prize of $200,000 on a NC Lottery scratch-off.

Maurice Fleming, of Edenton, bought the $5 Mega Bucks lottery ticket at the Speedway on Virginia Road in Edenton.

Fleming claimed his prize Monday at the lottery headquarters in Raleigh. He took home $141,003 after state and federal taxes.

NC Lottery officials say four top prizes in the Mega Bucks game remain to be claimed.

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