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PBSO searching for man who cashed in stolen winning lottery tickets


An unidentified man is wanted for cashing in stolen lottery tickets this week at a suburban Lake Worth gas station.

On Sunday morning, the man went to a Valero gas station at 10th Avenue North and Kirk Road and cashed in 15 winning stolen tickets, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said.

GAMING THE LOTTERY: Read The Post’s prize-winning investigation

The tickets were stolen earlier Sunday from a Texaco gas station in the 1900 block of North Dixie Highway in Lake Worth.

The suspect is described as tall and thin. He has a tattoo that covers most of the back of his left hand. He was wearing a black long sleeve Salt Life shirt and a white hat with the words “Norwegian Cruise and “EPIC” on the front.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-458-TIPS or by downloading the sheriff’s office “Connect & Protect” smartphone app.


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