Fort St. John resident Robert Harris wins $1 million in Lotto Max draw

Fort St. John has a new millionaire and his name is Robert Harris. Harris won $1 million in the Lotto Max draw on July 17.

Harris heard that someone from Fort St. John had won one of the $1 million prizes while camping according to a BCLC release. After going to check his ticket and seeing the prize he called his wife.

“She didn’t believe me and I had to take her to the Chevron to prove it was a winner,” he said in the release. “We crowded around the self-checker while I put the ticket in. My wife couldn’t take the smile off her face.”

As for that he plans to do with the money, Harris said he plans to share it with his kids.