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California lottery winner still a secret

Posted at 5:48 PM, Jan 14, 2016
The Powerball winner has been found according to our ABC affiliate in Los Angeles.
A 62-year-old woman from Pomona is the lucky winner of the Chino Hills 1.6 billion dollar lotto ticket.
We're told that the woman who won never actually to the store, but was given the ticket from her boss who stopped into a 7/11 in Chino Hills.
Many people have stopped in to buy lotto tickets for this Saturday's drawing, saying they feel like thy have a better chance of winning now. 
For the store owner, it's also been an exciting day, he was given $1 million from the California lottery. 
We did have a chance to speak to the employee believed to have sold the winning ticket. He described what it was like at the 7/11 last night and how he feel now that he knows there's a winner. 
At this time we are working to locate the woman who won this massive amount of money. 
The woman is from Pomona, which is only about 20 minutes from the winning store.