Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $24,000,000
The Mega Millions drawing on Tuesday, September 22, drawing produced 12 players that matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500.
According to officials, three of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $2,000.
Moreover, 19,145 other New Jersey players took home $83,716 in prizes ranging from $2 to $800.
The winning numbers for the Tuesday, September 22, drawing were: 36, 43, 44, 55, and 68.
The Gold Mega Ball was 12, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 04.
The next drawing will be held Friday, September 25, at 11:00 pm.
All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing.
Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars; by adding the Megaplier option for an extra dollar per play, players can increase their non-jackpot winnings up to five times.
Mega Millions tickets are sold in 46 participating jurisdictions.
Drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.