One Atlantic and One Essex County
Tickets Split $657,898 Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot
TRENTON (Nov. 20, 2019) – Two lucky tickets matched all five numbers drawn splitting the $657,898 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Monday, Nov. 18, drawing. Each ticket is worth $328,949. The winning numbers were: 02, 05, 07, 18 and 21 and the XTRA number was: 02. The retailers will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for each winning ticket sold. Those tickets were sold at the following locations:
- Atlantic County: Shoprite of English Creek, 3003 English Creek Ave.; and
- Essex County: Gallagher’s Buyrite Liquor, 559 Bloomfield Ave., Bloomfield.
Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 604,150 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, 144 ticketholders won $344 each and 29 others won $688 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 4,246 ticketholders won $12 each and 868 others won $24 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 9,282 ticketholders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.