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Tampa woman buys $500K lottery ticket

A Tampa woman is $500,000 richer after buying a winning lottery ticket, the Florida Lottery said today.

Vilmary Solano, 44, claimed one of the top prizes in the 20X The Cash Scratch-Off game at in Tallahassee. She bought the ticket from Town & Country Beverage, 5523 Ambassador Drive in Tampa, lottery officials said.

The $5 scratch-off game offers top prizes of $500,000, and 13 of the 20 top prizes remain to be won, officials said.