20-year-old claims $451 million Mega Millions jackpot

Shane Missler, of Port Richey, Florida, was the lone winner of the Jan. 5 jackpot. He elected to take a lump sum payout of $281.2 million, officials said.
1:27 | 01/13/18

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Finally tonight, the newest lottery winner is a millennial who just retired. Shane Missler has all the money in the world. There's just one problem -- he's so young, he can't even crack a bottle of champagne to celebrate. A $451 million jackpot. Tonight's numbers are -- Reporter: Missler opting for the one time lump sum, making him a 20-year-old with $282 million in his pocket. Being the millennial that he is, Missler sharing his reaction on Facebook, writing, "Oh. My. God." Yeah. We feel the same way. If I had -- how much money did he get? $450 million. Oh, my lord! Reporter: Missler bought the ticket at this 7-eleven outside Tampa. Now Missler says he's retiring and starting a company named secret 007 LLC. Here's some advice, Shane. Don't let the people who say we're friends, we're friends, remember they weren't your friends a couple of days ago. Pay your taxes. Invest. See the world travel. Repor Missler saying although I'm young I've had a crash course this week in financiamanage many. He says he plans to help his familiar do some good and have some fun along the way, which shouldn't be too hard given that he's now worth about as much as Taylor Swift. Put it in the bank, Shane. I'm Cecilia Vega. See you right back here tomorrow night. Good night. Victim, and Nancy Kerrigan

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