AURORA – An Aurora man won $15,000 playing the $2 Scratch game Fat Cat Tripler from the Nebraska Lottery.
Daniel Pinkelman purchased his winning Fat Cat Tripler ticket at Casey’s General Store, 1502 16th Street in Aurora. Scratching the ticket, he revealed matching numbers for a corresponding prize of $15,000.
There are three $15,000 top prizes available in Fat Cat Tripler. Pinkelman is the first person to claim a top prize to date.
Fat Cat Tripler is a $2 Scratch game from the Nebraska Lottery that offers players the chance to win $468,600 in cash prizes from $2 to $15,000. The odds of winning the top prize in Fat Cat Tripler are 1 in 120,000, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 4.11.
The mission of the Nebraska Lottery is to generate proceeds for good causes while providing quality entertainment options to Nebraskans. Over $607 million has been raised for the Nebraska Lottery’s beneficiary funds since the Lottery began in 1993. All 93 counties in Nebraska have benefited from projects funded with these Nebraska Lottery proceeds.