February 14, 2008
Missouri Lotto Ticket Worth $2.3 Million Sold in Rock Port
A Missouri Lotto player who buys tickets at Rock Port Shell, 1201 Highway 136 W. in Rock Port, is having a sweetheart of a Valentine’s Day after winning $2.3 million! One Lotto ticket sold there for the Feb. 13 drawing matched all six numbers drawn - 5, 9, 20, 21, 24 and 43 - to win the jackpot.
"If you buy Lotto tickets there, please check them closely," said Susan Goedde, communications manager for the Missouri Lottery.
Lotto winners have exactly 180 days from the drawing to claim their prize. In this case, the winner has until Aug. 11, 2008.
If you discover you hold the winning ticket, sign the back of it and take it to a Missouri Lottery office. Offices are located in Kansas City, Jefferson City, St. Louis and Springfield. Maps to each office can be found on the Lottery’s Web site on the Contact Us page.
There have been 172 winning Missouri Lotto
jackpot tickets sold and 246 tickets worth $1 million or more overall since the Lottery began in 1986.