Convicted sex offender wins $3 million lottery jackpot

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MOUNT DORA, Fla. — It seems even convicted criminals can get some of the luckiest breaks.  A convicted sex offender in Florida has won a $3 million Lottery jackpot.

Timothy Poole served 13 months in jail after he pleaded guilty to sex offenses involving a child.  Over the weekend, he bought a scratch-off lottery ticket at a 7-eleven and it turned out to be a winner.  He opted for a lump-sum payout of $2.2 million.

Now an employee for his mother’s taxi company, he has always insisted his innocence.  Click here for an in-depth report from WKMG in Florida.

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4 comments

  • Hello

    He served his time for the crime so I don’t see what the hell the big deal is. JEALOUSY!!!!!!!! He deserves to live just like any other individual does, so if he wins a jackpot, good for him!!!!! Everyone deserves a second chance in this world and remember that NOBODY IS PERFECT!!!!!

    • guest

      You sound like an idiot..if it was your child I bet you would not feel that way..that sicko will never have luck I don’t care how much money he made..I hope the victims mom sues