Gilson Gomes Monteiro, of Dorchester, chose the cash option on his prize and received a one-time payment of $650,000 after he wont $1 million off a Mass. Lotto scratch ticket.
The winning ticket was purchased at Five Corners Mini Mart on Dorchester Avenue in Dorchester. Monteiro said he plans to use some of his winnings to buy a home and a car. Read more on the story here.