FITZGERALD, Ga. – A man who recently won a half-million dollar Georgia Lottery jackpot was murdered during a home invasion.
WALB reports 20-year-old Craigory Burch, Jr died from gunshot wounds at his home Tuesday.
Burch won a $434,272 Fantasy 5 jackpot in November after matching all five numbers.
Officials say his girlfriend ran for help after the attack, but he died from his wounds.
Burch was a forklift operator and spent a portion of his winnings to buy Christmas gifts for people in need.