Powerball Winner Owes $29K Child Support

    Pedro Quezada, the winner of the Powerball jackpot, holds up a promotional check during a news conference at the New Jersey Lottery headquarters, Tuesday, March 26, 2013, in Lawrenceville, N.J. Quezada, 45, won the $338 million jackpot with the winning ticket he purchased at Eagle Liquors store in Passaic, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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    This is one way to come clean. After it was announced that 44-year-old Pedro Quezada had captured the fourth-largest jackpot in history—$338 million—this week, a review of his files uncovered some potential roadblocks to cashing in his chips. Chief among them, the former bodega owner and father of five owes $29,000 in child support. The sheriff’s office in Passaic County, New Jersey, has issued a warrant for Quezada, claiming he is “subject to potential arrest.” Meanwhile, the Dominican Republic native is still celebrating. “My family is a very humble family and we’re going to help each other out,” he said. Enjoy it while it lasts.

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