Mike Weirsky is interviewed at a press conference on Thursday to announce his US$273 million Mega Millions lottery win in Trenton, New Jersey. Photo: AP

A mystery Good Samaritan handed in Mike Weirsky’s lost lottery ticket worth US$273 million – and he could have claimed it himself

  • Jobless lottery winner Mike Weirsky says he lost his tickets when he was distracted by his cellphone – but a stranger came to the rescue
  • ‘I’m looking for the guy that handed them in … I’m going to give him something, but I’m going to keep that private’
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Mike Weirsky is interviewed at a press conference on Thursday to announce his US$273 million Mega Millions lottery win in Trenton, New Jersey. Photo: AP
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