4:31 PM PST, January 13, 2012
LONG ISLAND, NY (KTLA) - Daniel Bruckner, a financial analyst from San Jose, came forward Friday morning to claim a $208 million MEGA Millions jackpot he won last month.
Bruckner joined New York State Lottery officials for a news conference at the lucky Long Island supermarket where the ticket was sold for the December 27 lottery. Bruckner said he was in New York to visit relatives over the holidays when he bought the lucky ticket.
His ticket successfully matched all six numbers - 32, 43, 23, 33, 39 and Mega number 8.