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Jan 9, 2012

Disarki Lewis wins Lotto

The month of January is considered “maaga season” since it follows a spending spree for the Christmas holidays.  But that won’t be a problem for one lucky Dangriga resident who won the one hundred and seventeen thousand, five hundred dollar Lotto jackpot last Wednesday. Small business owner, Disarki Lewis, says he was in disbelief when he found out that he had won. But there were doubts when big bird brought out the big cheque at the Tropical Gaming Office today. Lewis spoke to News Five about the plans for his new fortune.

Disarki Lewis, $117,500 Lotto Winner

“I was passing front of an agent and I saw somebody won the lotto and I take a look at my ticket and saw that I was the lucky winner.”

Delahnie Bain

“What was your reaction?”

Disarki Lewis

“I looked at the board for a three minutes and didn’t believe it was my ticket.”

Delahnie Bain

“So how did you choose your numbers?”

Disarki Lewis

Disarki Lewis

“It was a quick pick from Texaco. A girl by the name of Alva gave me the ticket.”

Delahnie Bain

“And are you a regular lotto player?”

Disarki Lewis

“No I’ve been buying like a year now.”

Delahnie Bain

“So have you decided as yet what this money will be going to?”

Disarki Lewis

“Yeah, I will pay off my mortgage with it.”

Delahnie Bain

“Any kids or anything?”

Disarki Lewis

“Yeah I have three kids and my wife.”

Delahnie Bain

“So this is going to come in good and it’s maaga season?”

Disarki Lewis

“Yeah, it’s the perfect time.”

The winning numbers were 04-15-20-21 and 33. Lewis took home ninety-nine thousand, eight hundred and seventy-five dollars after taxes.

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1 Response for “Disarki Lewis wins Lotto”

  1. ProudBelizean says:

    Congratulations! mek sure you SAVE for a rainy day. Perfect way to start the year!

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