Husband and wife keep getting richer and richer after winning jackpot for third time

By Odero Charles: Wednesday, May 22nd 2019 at 10:59 GMT +3 | Sports
Kevin Phillips and Janet Pflaumer-Phillips in 2016. Source: Massachusetts Lottery

A husband and wife have won jackpot not once, but thrice now!

Janet Pflaumer-Phillips, of Lakeville, won Sh 100million ($1million) on a “Diamond Millions” $30 instant ticket.

The 59-year-old purchased the ticket at A&A Petro, 381 West Grove St. in Middleborough and claimed her prize on Monday.

According to Massachusetts State Lottery, she will be left with $710,000 after taxes, and the shop will receive a $10,000 bonus for selling a winning ticket.

Janet Pflaumer-Phillips and her $1 million prize (Photo credit: Massachusetts State Lottery)

This was the third winning ticket claimed by Janet Pflaumer-Phillips and her husband in five years.

Her husband, 61-year-old Kevin Phillips won two jackpots each worth Sh 100million in 2014 and 2016 after buying $10 and $5 scratch-off tickets, respectively.

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The couple say they will donate some of the money to animal rescue organizations plus, help family and friends.

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