A cashier turns a man into a millionaireJul 092020
Canadian Michael Butt confessed that he tipped the woman who had printed him the wrong lottery ticket.
In Canada a retired man became a millionaire thanks to the mistake made by the cashier who sold him the ticket, CTV News Ottawa reported this week.
Michael Butt, 82, of the Ontario province, went to buy a raffle ticket but was mistakenly printed another at the cash register.
"I got there to buy a ticket to the Lotto 6/49 draw, but she got the wrong lottery and printed one for Lotto Max," said the lucky man who took one million Canadian dollars (approximately $ 740,000 US dollars) for this mistake. ).
Butt confessed that he left a tip for the cashier when he went to validate the ticket after learning that his wrong ticket had won the prize. "Without her this would not have happened," he acknowledged.