Bronx resident Leroy Beckford, 83, wins $11.5 million in lottery

A Bronx resident won $11.5 million in a lottery. Leroy Beckford, 83, purchased the winning lottery ticket at a deli in Wakefield.

Leroy Beckford, 83, purchased the winning lottery ticket

Leroy Beckford, 83, purchased the winning lottery ticket at a deli in Wakefield. (Credit: News 12 )

THE BRONX - A Bronx resident won $11.5 million in a lottery.

Leroy Beckford, 83, purchased the winning lottery ticket at a deli in Wakefield.

Emma Duvoll, also from the Bronx, won $2 million back in March after playing numbers she got from a fortune cookie.

Beckford relied on the quick pick option instead for his numbers.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Bronx Sportscast, Dec. 6
Word on the Street: Amazon Go's checkout-free grocery 2 Word on the Street: Amazon Go's checkout-free grocery store
3 VIDEO: Suspect in Sheridan Avenue murder escorted by police
A thief swiped a cash register from a 4 Sources: Thief stole cash register, then cab as getaway car
Two men robbed deli workers at gunpoint in 5 2 caught on video robbing Bronx deli

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 The Bronx nightside.