TRENTON (Sept. 26, 2018) – James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, Sept. 25th drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize.
That ticket was purchased at Fernandez Supermarket of Trenton, 634 Whittaker Ave., Trenton in Mercer County.
If that ticket had been purchased with the Megaplier option, the prize would be multiplied to $20,000.
The winning numbers for the Tuesday, Sept. 25th drawing were: 08, 16, 32, 48, and 61. The Gold Mega Ball was 12, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
In addition, 38 other players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500.
Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,000.
Moreover, 48,921 other New Jersey players took home $181,866 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400,
according to Carey.
“Congratulations to the lottery winners and to the retailers that sold the winning tickets,” said Carey.
“For selling the winning tickets, the retailers have become many more Lottery ‘lucky locations’