Former Bengals DT Domata Peko’s father-in-law will get $1M for promoting $2B Powerball ticket

The profitable ticket for the report $2.04 billion Powerball jackpot was bought by Joe Chahayed,…

Former Bengals DT Domata Peko’s father-in-law will get M for promoting B Powerball ticket

The profitable ticket for the report $2.04 billion Powerball jackpot was bought by Joe Chahayed, father-in-law of former Bengals defensive sort out Domata Peko.

Chahayed owns Joe’s Service Heart in Altadena, a neighborhood within the foothills northeast of Los Angeles. He’ll obtain a Powerball bonus of $1 million for promoting the profitable ticket.

“Congratulations Baba Chahayed!!! Alexa play A Mili by [Lil Wayne]” Peko wrote on Twitter.

The defensive lineman was picked by the Cincinnati Bengals within the fourth spherical of the 2006 NFL draft and spent 11 seasons with the crew. He went on to play for the Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens and most just lately the Arizona Cardinals. He hasn’t formally retired regardless of not taking part in the final two seasons.

He made his personal million-dollar headline in September, when he listed his longtime house within the Cincinnati space on the market. The Crestview Hills, Kentucky house, lower than 20 minutes south of downtown Cincinnati, was listed for $1.8 million.

Former Bengals DT Domata Peko’s father-in-law will get M for promoting B Powerball ticket

Domata Peko’s father-in-law will win $1 million for promoting the report Powerball ticket. (Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports activities)

Peko shared the information about his father-in-law on his Instagram story writing, “You deserve it! My spouse Anna’s dad, let’s go.”

Anna isn’t Chahayed’s solely little one. He’s reported to have emigrated to Los Angeles from Syria within the Eighties together with his spouse, two children and round $14,000 to his identify. He now has 5 kids and ten grandchildren with one other one on the way in which.

Chahayed, 75, stated he would spend the $1 million on his household, donate some to the neighborhood, and continue working as a result of he loves his job.

“I raised my children, graduated from the faculty and acquired a home and I purchased a enterprise all as a result of I work exhausting and develop into an trustworthy man,” Chahayed stated.

The prize cash sum is the most important lottery jackpot ever gained by far, beating the earlier report of $1.586 billion gained by three Powerball ticket holders in 2016. Whereas Chahayed doesn’t know who the winner is, he says he hopes it’s somebody from the neighborhood.

The proprietor of the profitable ticket has one 12 months to come back ahead to assert the once-in-a-lifetime prize.