Benzie County Couple Wins $300,000 on Lottery Ticket

A Benzie County couple getting groceries at a downstate store walk away with a $300,000 lottery ticket.

Shane Gustafson and his wife were in Grand Blanc buying groceries, but also snagged a Peppermint Payout instant game ticket after coming back into the store.

That ticket ended up being a $300,000 winner. 

Shane says he and his wife plan on paying off their debt and taking a vacation.

Players have won more than $12 million playing Peppermint Payout.

Michigan Lottery started this game back in october.