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

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.

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