Mineola man wins $1 million Scratch-Off prize


It’s a Mineola million.

Carlos Salmeron Granados of Mineola claimed his $1 million top prize on the New York Lottery’s Multiplier Money scratch-off game, lottery officials announced Wednesday.

Granados bought his winning ticket at the 7-Eleven located at 207 Jericho Turnpike in Mineola.

He received a one-time, lump sum payment totaling $546,840 after required withholdings.

As of this week, three unclaimed top prizes on the Multiplier Money ticket remain unclaimed, lottery officials said. New York Lottery players can check the status of any scratch-off game ticket by downloading the Game Report at