New Jersey Lottery officials said there were two third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Tuesday, December 28 drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball has drawn, winning the $10,000 prize.
Those tickets were purchased at the following locations:
- Bergen County: KCC Dollar Mart, 77 S. Washington Ave., Bergenfield; and,
- Essex County: Barbara Grocery and Deli, 58 Barbara St., Newark.
According to NJ Lottery, in addition to the third-tier prizes won, 50 players matched four of the five white balls drawn, making each ticket worth $500.
Eight of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $1,500.
Moreover, 33,890 other New Jersey players took home $167,914 in prizes ranging from $2 to $600.
The winning numbers for the Tuesday, December 28, drawing were: 03, 05, 08, 31, and 38.
The Gold Mega Ball was 04, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03.