St. Charles Couple Claims Winning Powerball Jackpot

Published 03/29 2014 04:05PM

Updated 03/29 2014 04:06PM

(ST. CHARLES, Mo.) A St. Charles, Mo., couple has claimed last weekend's $96.5 million Powerball jackpot.

According the the Missouri Lottery, John and Susan Brands, both 49 years old, won the prize after purchasing a ticket in Bridgton, Mo.

John has already quit his job as a civil engineer but Susan plans to finish out the semester as a web design student, according to a press release.

The couple made the 29th Powerball jackpot winners for Missouri.

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