Lottery Scratch-off Dishes Out $10,000 Win to Budding Restaurateur

Baltimore player claims prize on Deluxe Cash Crossword instant ticket

147-Deluxe-Cash-Crossword-ITVM_P1_purpleA Baltimore woman is a step closer to achieving her dream of owning and operating a restaurant after winning $10,000 on a Maryland Lottery scratch-off.

The budding restaurateur said she couldn’t believe her eyes when she checked her $5 Deluxe Cash Crossword scratch-off. Line by line, she revealed six words that represented a $10,000 win.

The 54-year-old found her good fortune at Bristol Liquors located on 507 Broadway St. in Baltimore City. She enthusiastically told Lottery officials about her future restaurant plans. She is still trying to decide what type of restaurant to open.

A crossword enthusiast, the woman said she will continue to play crossword-themed scratch-offs. “They are my favorite kind to play,” she said. The Deluxe Cash Crossword has plenty of prizes remaining including six $50,000 top prizes and more than a dozen $10,000 prizes.