Fairfield man wins $3 million in CT Lottery

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

builter_091916ROCKY HILL — A Fairfield man won $3 million in a Connecticut Lottery instant game.

Dean Builter of Fairfield claimed a $3,000,000 prize on the “$3,000,000 Royale” instant ticket. “You gotta stay calm,” Builter said. He decided to take the lump sum option.

Builter plans to retire at the end of the year and take a golf trip to Hawaii.

He bought the ticket at Stop & Shop, 1790 Post Road in Westport. The store will receive a $30,000 check from the CT Lottery.