BRAINTREE, Mass. (WPRI) -- Lottery players are sure to go wild over this new instant ticket.
The Massachusetts State Lottery released a new instant scratch ticket, Cadillac Riches. The $5 ticket went on sale at 7,400 retailers statewide.
Cadillac Riches is the first car-themed game released by the Lottery in almost a decade and is the first Massachusetts ticket to feature Scratch FX, a patented product that visually enhances the ticket by adding sparkle and dimension.
Cadillac Riches features more than $87 million in instant scratch and win cash prizes, including five $1 million grand prizes, and over 290,600 prizes ranging from $50 to $10,000.
The game also offers players to enter their non-winning tickets into Second Chance Drawings for chances to win Cadillac vehicles and merchandise.
In each of the five Cadillac Riches Second Chance Drawings, the Lottery will select one Cadillac vehicle winner and 3,000 Cadillac merchandise prize winners. Vehicle winners will have their choice of Cadillac models including the Cadillac CTS, Escalade, or the SRX.
Copyright WPRI 12
Authorities say the man shot and killed by police after shooting an officer in the arm over the weekend had a long criminal history and was well known to law enforcement.
An area man was back in court Monday afternoon to answer to allegations that he stole a car and led police on a dangerous chase through residential neighborhoods last week.
The next co-host of The Rhode Show has been revealed! Brendan Kirby will co-host The Rhode Show on WPRI-12 for one full year.
Providence Police used a Taser on an area man after he allegedly tried to threaten an officer with a pair of scissors on Monday.
The investigative arm of the state's gambling commission is recommending that MGM be found suitable to proceed with a bid for a casino in downtown Springfield, with certain conditions.