Pedro Quezada, 44, was the winner of more than $ 338 million in the Powerball lottery, according to a statement from the New Jersey Lottery. Quezada, who owns a grocery store Deli, and was the fourth largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history.
Quezada wants to help his family and community with the money. “I saw the results on Monday and then I realized that I was the lucky winner,” he states. The winning numbers were 16, 29, 31, 52, 53 and Powerball 31.
After paying taxes, Quezada will receive about $ 151 million.
The Powerball lottery is played in 42 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Washington.