A Michigan male died with a profitable $62,000 lottery ticket in his wallet, police said.

Authorities feel Greg Jarvis drowned during an incident on his boat.

His system was discovered on a Saginaw Bay seaside previous 7 days, Caseville Police Chief Kyle Romzek informed WJRT-Tv set.

Mr Jarvis, 57, was at the Blue H2o Inn in Caseville on September 13 when he won $62,000 enjoying Club Keno, a Michigan Lottery recreation, operator Dawn Talaski mentioned.

Lotto winner Gregory Jarvis’ overall body was discovered hear his boat in Michigan waters final thirty day period. (Fb)

But Mr Jarvis could not immediately accumulate the winnings because he did not have a Social Protection card, which was necessary to get the prize, Ms Talaski said.

Mr Jarvis was past noticed at the bar buying beverages for pals on September 19, but he continue to was waiting for a card and hadn’t gained his funds, Ms Talaski explained.

Law enforcement were being identified as September 24 when a system was identified in the vicinity of a boat that belonged to Mr Jarvis. An autopsy was performed.

“We are imagining that he was tying up his boat, slipped and fell, strike his head, and that’s the place he finished up in the drinking water. No foul engage in suspected,” Chief Romzek claimed.

The winning ticket was presented to Mr Jarvis’ family members.