Skip to content.

MI Lottery: Dearborn Heights Man Wins $1 Million Powerball Prize

Dearborn Heights Man Wins $1 Million Powerball Prize

LANSING, Mich.– A Dearborn Heights man and his wife “went crazy” after winning $1 million playing Powerball.

Boris Cvetkovski, 78, matched the five white balls – 04-19-23-25-49 – in the Jan. 13 drawing to win a $1 million prize. He bought his winning ticket at the Food Max store, located at 27333 Cherry Hill Road in Inkster.

“When my wife and I checked my ticket we went crazy,” said Cvetkovski. “We can’t wait to share the good fortune with our family.”

Cvetkovski visited Lottery headquarters to claim his prize. He plans to share his winnings with his family.

Powerball plays may be purchased for $2 each at Lottery retailers across the state and online at A “Power Play” option that multiplies non-jackpot prizes by up to 10 times to a maximum of $2 million may be added to any Powerball play for only $1.

The Powerball drawing takes place at 10:59 p.m. on Wednesday and Saturday and may be watchedonline at: Powerball tickets are sold in 45 states, Washington D.C., U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.