Posted at: 09/25/2013 4:15 PM
| Updated at: 09/25/2013 5:58 PM
By: WNYT Staff
Julie Hemstreet and New York Lottery Spokesperson Yolanda Vega
New York Lottery
Meet Montgomery County’s newest lotto winner.
Julie Hemstreet of Fonda bought a winning $1 million Cash Blowout scratch-off ticket at Stewart's on East Main Street in Fort Johnson, nearly two weeks ago.
Her identity was finally revealed on Wednesday.
Hemstreet chose to take the lump sum payment, which is about $549,000 after taxes.
She is the New York Lottery’s 106th millionaire this year.