Dressed in a mask of "Ghostface" - a character in the "Scream" movies with a signature white face and long, wide-opened mouth - the victor, only identified as A. Campbell, collected his winnings of roughly $158,400,000 in Jamaican dollars, which equates to over $1,171,400 in USA dollars.
One man in Jamaica was the lucky victor of the country's Super Lotto and went to great lengths to keep his identity secret when showing up to claim his prize in a full-on Scream suit made famous in the 1996 thriller, CBS reports.
A regular player, who picks his own numbers, Campbell said he was physically sick after learning of his win - to the point that he actually forgot he won.
I looked at my ticket [that night] and ran into my bathroom and said: 'I won! My head hurt me for three days because I was thinking so much - if what I've been longing for really come true.
Campbell isn't the first Super Lotto victor to protect their identity following their win. I haven't found it yet, but I'll be looking for one soon.
Previous lottery winners in Jamaica have worn animal masks or emoji masks.
"Unfortunately, Jamaica is not like other markets", Clarke-Cooper told the newspaper about the lottery.
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Gray said she wants to invest in the community.
'Normally, I would write down the numbers from the [televised] draw, eat and then go and check my numbers, ' he said. Super Lotto that is played in the Caribbean. "I would like to construct a community center for the youths in my community, so they can engage in something productive-somewhere where they can do information technology".