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HOLLYWOOD, FL - MARCH 18: Stacks of money are seen in what is being called a first-of-its-kind exhibit of five million dollars in cash at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on March 18, 2009 in Hollywood, Florida. The display consists of $100 bills encased in a 1,300-pound, custom-made $90,000 bullet-resistant Lexan showcase.

While en route to a job interview, Fredd Jordan stopped off at a roadside convenience store to purchase some scratch-offs.

Turned out to be a smart move, as the semi-retired chef from North Carolina hit big, turning that $5 lottery ticket into $200,000.

Jordan says he plans to invest the $141,501 after-tax jackpot but might also take a trip to California to visit family.

And while he admits he “Couldn’t believe it,” he didn’t tell lottery officials whether or not he got the gig.

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