April 20, 2006
Missouri Lotto Ticket Worth $2.6 Million Sold in Jefferson City
If you buy Missouri Lotto tickets at Stadium BP, 807 Stadium Blvd. in Jefferson City, you’d better check your tickets! A Lotto ticket worth $2.6 million sold there for the April 19 drawing matched all six numbers drawn to win the jackpot. The six winning numbers are: 3, 5, 10, 15, 25 and 44.
"If you buy Lotto tickets at this location, please check them carefully," said Gary Gonder, director of communications for the Missouri Lottery.
Lotto winners have exactly 180 days from the drawing to claim their prize. In this case, the winner has until Oct. 16.
If you discover you hold the winning ticket, sign the back and take it to a Missouri Lottery office. Offices are located in Jefferson City, St. Louis, Springfield and Independence. Maps to each office can be found at www.molottery.com.
This is the 158th winning Missouri Lotto jackpot ticket sold and the 212th jackpot ticket overall since the Lottery began 20 years ago.
It is the second winning Lotto jackpot to be sold in mid-Missouri in the past two months. On March 1, a Lotto ticket worth $1.6 million was sold at Fast Lane HH, 7701 Roanoke Drive in Columbia. It was claimed by a Columbia man.
This is the first Missouri Lottery jackpot ticket to be sold in Jefferson City. One Lotto prize worth $1.7 million was sold at Linn U-Sav Market on Feb. 12, 1994, and was claimed by a group of 18 co-workers at the Medical Review Services office in Jefferson City.