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The winning $108 million Mega Millions ticket was sold in Arizona

A Mega Millions ticket sold in Lake Havasu City has won the $108 million jackpot, according to Arizona Lottery officials.

Officials say the winning ticket was sold at the Desert Martini store on Wednesday and it matched all six numbers in Friday night’s drawing.

Executive Director Gregg Edgar says it’s only the second time Arizona has had a Mega Millions jackpot winner.

Lottery officials say the winner can be paid in 30 payments over 29 years as an annuity, or can take a lump-sum cash payment of $75 million.

The retailer who sold the ticket will also get a $50,000 bonus from the Arizona Lottery.

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Vaughan Jones is the weekend reporter for KJZZ, and a graduate of ASU’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in sports journalism, with a minor in music. As a Phoenix native, Jones’s dream is to serve his community by covering important stories in the metropolitan area.He spent two years as music director at Blaze Radio, ASU’s student-run radio station. His passion for radio stems from joining Blaze his freshman year as a DJ.When he is not working, Jones can be found writing music with his band, playing video games with his friends, or watching his favorite Phoenix-area sports teams.