TRENTON, N.J. (CBS) — A very lucky New Jersey lottery player is now $533 million richer.
Richard Wahl, a production manager at a food service company, is the sole winner of the March 30 jackpot.READ MORE: 2 Suspects In Custody After Shooting Near Lincoln High School Left Man Killed, 16-Year-Old In Critical Condition, Police Say
Wahl, who just moved to New Jersey from Michigan in July, spoke at a press conference on Friday.READ MORE: Seven Pennsylvania Cities Ranked Among Top 30 Best Places To Retire In U.S.
He says it was only the second time he ever played the Mega Millions game.
The win makes history in New Jersey. Officials say this is the largest single-winning ticket ever sold in the state.MORE NEWS: Car Crashes Into Storefront In Philadelphia's Oxford Circle Neighborhood