Alfred "Leon" Law won $500,000 from a Cash is King scratch-off ticket purchased at Glade Hill Minute Market in Danville, Virginia.

Law said he was shocked when he realized he had won $500,000. He said he couldn't believe his eyes

Law said he plans to use the money to help his family, including paying off bills and helping his children with their education

Law's win is a reminder that anyone can win the lottery. The lottery is a game of chance, and anyone has the opportunity to win a big prize.

To play the Virginia Lottery scratch-off game, simply scratch off the silver covering to reveal the symbols underneath. If you match three or more winning symbols, you win a prize.

The odds of winning the Virginia Lottery scratch-off game vary depending on the game you are playing.

Tips for playing the Virginia Lottery : – Set a budget and stick to it. – Don't gamble with money – Take breaks while playing. – Know when to stop.

The Virginia Lottery offers a confidential gambling helpline at 1-800-532-3566.