Lottery winner in Jamaica wears 'Scream' mask to hide identity

(Supreme Ventures Ltd.)

JAMAICA (WSET) -- A lottery winner in Jamaica pulled out all the stops to make sure no one would know his identity.

Lottery officials only referred to him as "A. Campbell" when they presented him with a check for his $158.4 million win.

When he accepted the check, though, he was wearing a mask from the "Scream" movies, gloves, and something that looked like a rain poncho.

The man told news outlets that he wants to use the money to buy a house.

Jamaican law requires lottery winners to have their photo taken in a celebration, but according to a newspaper, many winners wear disguises due to the threat of being robbed or people asking for money.

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