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Sex Offender Who Won Alaska Lottery Beaten With Iron Pipe

The man who won the state's first half-million dollar lottery was attacked on a downtown street this afternoon with a tire iron or metal pipe, according to Anchorage police.

Police say Alec Ahsoak, 53, was attacked at about 3:30 p.m. when a man approached him to ask if he was the man who won the $500,000 jackpot.

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