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Texas Lottery Swindler To Appear In Court

Jun 1, 2004, 12:30 pm

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Woman Allegedly Presents Forged Winning Ticket For $17 Million Prize

A Houston woman accused of trying to swindle the Texas Lottery Commission out of millions of dollars will head to court Tuesday.

Eva Medina Peralta was charged with presenting a forged lottery ticket in an attempt to cash in on a $17 million prize.

Investigators with the lottery commission and the Harris County District Attorney's Officer said Medina presented the ticket last December.

Peralta now faces two felony counts of lottery violation.


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3 comments. Last comment 17 years ago by mken35.
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DoctorEw220's avatar - alien helmet.jpg
Yinzer Country, PA
United States
Member #4067
March 18, 2004
2741 Posts

I would like to know how she thought she could forge a ticket.

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    RJOh's avatar - chipmunk
    United States
    Member #9
    March 24, 2001
    20272 Posts


    Maybe she scammed someone else and thought it was real.  I've read there is a scam going around in Texas where a couple of dumb acting scammers with a fake winning lottery ticket will let anyone scam them out of it for a few dollars.  The scammers get their money and leave and the other persons don't know the ticket is a fake until they try to cash it.


     * you don't need to buy every combination, just the winning ones * 

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      mken35's avatar - starwars06

      United States
      Member #1809
      July 7, 2003
      84 Posts

      She has a good imgination, She fool her self into believing that was the ticket. Someone  needs to get her pills