20 Year Old Florida Man Claims $451 Mega Millions Jackpot NOLA.com You are signed in as Edit Public Profile Sign Out The Times-Picayune Newsletters RSS Feeds Mobile Apps >20-year-old Florida man claims $451 million Mega Millions jackpot: report Updated January 12, 2018 at 4:07 PM; Posted January 12, 2018 at 4:06 PM In this July 1, 2016 file photo, Mega Millions lottery tickets rest on a counter at a Pilot travel center near Burlington, N.C. The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery game climbed to over $450 million, just hours before the drawing, Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome) By Jennifer Larino email@example.com, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The 20-year-old Florida man who claimed the $451 million Mega Millions jackpot wants to use the money to "pursue a variety of passions, help my family and do some good for humanity," ABC News reports. The report says Shane Missler of Port Richey, Florida opted to take a $281.2 million lump sum payment after purchasing the winning ticket at a 7-Eleven convenience store. Missler told ABC News he "had a feeling" he would win big, and, after winning, called his brother to share the news. The jackpot is the fourth largest in Mega Millions lottery history. Read the full ABC News report.