A Missouri Lottery player who bought a Show Me Cash ticket at QuikTrip, 9101 Gravois Road in St. Louis, has won the largest jackpot to date – $829,986! One Show Me Cash ticket sold there for the Dec. 3 drawing matched all five numbers drawn – 3, 11, 24, 26 and 29 – to win the jackpot prize.
"Players who purchased Show Me Cash tickets at this QuikTrip should check them very closely," said May Scheve Reardon, executive director for the Missouri Lottery. “If you’re the lucky player holding the jackpot ticket, please sign the back of it and keep it in a safe place until you can bring it to a Lottery office to claim your prize.”
Show Me Cash winners have exactly 180 days from the drawing to claim their prize. In this case, the winner has until June 1, 2011. Missouri Lottery offices are located in St. Louis, Jefferson City, Kansas City and Springfield. Maps to each office can be found on the Lottery’s website at Molottery.com.
The Dec. 3 drawing produced the 118th winning Show Me Cash jackpot ticket sold since the game began in September of 2008. Additionally, more than 36,000 players won cash that night.