Top 10 Worst Lottery Stories: #1
In 1st spot on our list: Abraham Shakespeare of Florida: Mr. Shakespeare won $31,000,000 in 2006, opting for the one time cash payment of $17,000,000. Mr Shakespeare left his working class neighborhood for a wealthy, gate community nearby, but otherwise was not showing off his wealth. He was unhappy with how family and friends were always soliciting him for money. He formed Abraham Shakespeare, LLC with one such friend Dorris “Dee Dee” Moore, who had signing privileges on the company’s bank account. Mr. Shakespeare was reported missing by his family in November of 2009. His body was found buried under a slab of concrete in his yard. Dee Dee More, was convicted of stealing his money and murdering Abraham Shakespeare in April of 2009. About the worst business partner you could imagine. Dorris Moore was sentence to life in prison, without parole for the murder.