GREENVILLE, N.C. (WGHP) — Nelson Mercado II, of Greenville, bought a $20 scratch-off and won a $100,000 prize, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.

Mercado bought his winning $100 Million Mega Cash ticket from the Circle K on Arlington Boulevard in Greenville.

He arrived at lottery headquarters Thursday to collect his prize.

After required state and federal tax withholdings, he took home $71,016.

Where can I get the latest lottery numbers?

Watch lottery drawings on FOX8! Mega Millions airs at 11 p.m. on Tuesday and Friday. Powerball airs at 10:59 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. The NC Lottery airs at 11:22 p.m. every night.

You can also find the lottery results online on the FOX8 website