Bronx bartender wins $7M on scratch-off ticket

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The bartender will receive a $7 million prize worth more than $4 million after taxes. The bartender will receive a $7 million prize worth more than $4 million after taxes.
THE BRONX -

A Bronx man is now a multimillionaire after buying a winning scratch-off lottery ticket at the Woodlawn Gift Shop on Katonah Avenue.

Michael Moriarty, 56, bought the ticket at the shop while doing laundry.

The bartender will receive a $7 million prize worth more than $4 million after taxes.

The cash prize for Moriarty's winning ticket will be paid in a lump sum. He says the money will go toward taking care of his family.

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