Brooklyn residents Yvonne Grant and James Geoghan win New York Lottery

Two lucky Brooklyn residents are millionaires after winning the New York Lottery. Crown Heights resident Yvonne Grant, 60, won $1 million from the Mega Millions

James Geoghan, of Midwood, took home the top prize on the Maximum Millions scratch-off game.

James Geoghan, of Midwood, took home the top prize on the Maximum Millions scratch-off game. (7/25/13)

BROOKLYN - Two lucky Brooklyn residents are millionaires after winning the New York Lottery.

Crown Heights resident Yvonne Grant, 60, won $1 million from the Mega Millions drawing. James Geoghan, of Midwood, took home the top prize on the Maximum Millions scratch-off game.

Geoghan says he won $20 on the first ticket and used the money to buy the next, which won him $5 million. Geoghan will get a lump sum of $3.1 million.
 

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