A person shows Powerball tickets she bought on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, in San Lorenzo, Calif. The Powerball jackpot has grown to over 1 billion dollars for the next drawing on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Powerball-winning nurse was all a hoax

A lottery official said the story “just doesn’t add up,” there are “too many questions” and the “circumstances are unusual”.