By: Najla Alexander
NJ Lottery officials announced that one lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn, winning the $283,293 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Wednesday, October 25, drawing.
The winning numbers were: 01, 03, 20, 29, and 32, and the XTRA number was: 03, officials say.
According to officials, the retailer will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for the winning ticket sold.
Officials stated the winning ticket was sold at Diamond Liquors, 507 Summer St., Paterson, in Passaic County.
"Congratulations to our very fortunate Jersey Cash 5 winner! We hope this incredible prize brings joy and happiness to the winner; we're already looking forward to awarding another jackpot prize!" said New Jersey Lottery Executive Director James Carey.