Ionia Co. man wins $1 million in Mega Millions

Posted at 3:36 PM, May 01, 2019

LANSING, Mich. – An Ionia County man hit it big earlier this month, winning $1 million in the Mega Millions lottery.

Thomas Heckman, 73, of Pewamo, Michigan, recently claimed his prize at Michigan Lottery headquarters in Lansing.

Heckman matched the five white balls drawn on April 5th, 08-22-24-38-64.  Heckman told Lottery officials he plans to save his winnings.