One second-tier prize-winning ticket was sold for the Friday, September 17, drawing that matched five of the five white balls drawn, winning the $1,000,000 prize.
NJ Lottery official said the ticket was purchased at Pat’s Deli, 7 Newark Ave., Belleville in Essex County.
In addition to the second prize won, 20 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 prizes to $1,500.
Moreover, 46,627 other New Jersey players took $196,084 in prizes ranging from $2 to $600.
The winning numbers for the Friday, September 17th drawing were: 17, 32, 40, 59, and 61.
The Gold Mega Ball was 18, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03.