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Report: Ga. lottery winner invested part of prize in meth ring


Ronnie Music Jr., a 45-year-old Georgia man, is now in hot water after he reportedly invested his lottery winnings in a crystal meth ring according to CBS affiliate WJAX.

According to police, Music purchased large quantities of meth from the $3 million he won from a scratch-off ticket.

Music was reportedly supplying a group of people who got busted trying to sell 11 pounds of meth.

Music pleaded guilty to federal drug and gun charges.

He could face life in prison.

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