Maybe this is a case of one man’s trash is another man’s treasure?
Well, not exactly. But one landscaper's discovery IS making him a whole lot richer this week!
Marvin Rosales-Martinez was cleaning up after Superstorm Sandy hit his Long Island hometown hard in 2012.
That’s when he came across a damp scratch-off lottery ticket hidden in a pile of leaves!
Turns out, the ticket was a $1 MILLION winner!
He promptly turned it in to lottery officials who told Marvin he would have to wait a full year before collecting his prize! Spokesperson Lee Park explained how the state handles cases of “finders keepers,” saying: