One Essex and One Middlesex County Tickets Split $100,000 Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot
TRENTON (Aug. 7, 2019) – Two lucky tickets matched all five numbers drawn splitting the $100,000 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Tuesday, Aug. 6th drawing. Each ticket is worth $50,000. The winning numbers were: 02, 09, 16, 27 and 33 and the XTRA number was: 02. Those tickets were sold at the following locations:
- Essex County: Maple Chek, 1942 Springfield Ave., Maplewood; and
- Middlesex County: Acme #2916, 300 Ryder Lane, Milltown.
Acting Executive Director James Carey said, “We are thrilled that the winning jackpot tickets were sold at Maple Chek and Acme #2916. The retailers will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for each winning ticket sold. Overnight, they have become two more ‘lucky locations’ for the very fortunate lottery winners.”
Carey announced that there were 269,453 tickets purchased for the drawing. By adding XTRA, for an additional $1.00 per play, winners are able to multiply their non-jackpot prizes by the XTRA number drawn. For correctly matching four of the five numbers drawn, 47 ticketholders won $443 each and 13 others won $886 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 1,715 ticketholders won $14 each and 366 others won $28 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 4,066 ticketholders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.
View all New Jersey Lottery game winning numbers and drawings for the Pick-3, Pick-4, Jersey Cash 5, Pick-6, CASH4LIFE and 5 Card Cash games on the Lottery website (www.NJLottery.com) or on the official Lottery Facebook Page. Evening draws, with the exception of CASH4LIFE and 5 Card Cash, can be seen on WPIX-TV (PIX11) in New York and WPHL-TV (PHL17) in Philadelphia