Urooj Khan, 46, of Chicago was fatally poisoned with cyanide July 20, 2012, a day after he collected nearly $425,000 in lottery winnings.

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Urooj Khan, 46, of Chicago was fatally poisoned with cyanide July 20, 2012, a day after he collected nearly $425,000 in lottery winnings.

Lottery winner poisoned with cyanide

The Associated Press

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CHICAGO — Authorities plan to exhume the body of a Chicago lottery winner poisoned with a lethal dose of cyanide as detectives move forward with a homicide investigation, the medical examiner said Tuesday.

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