July 31, 2012
St. Louis Man Claims $2.7 Million Lotto Prize
A St. Louis man claimed the $2.7 million Missouri Lotto jackpot from the July 21 drawing. Steven Niemczyk, 62, bought the winning ticket at QuikTrip, 4101 Gravois, in St. Louis. He used Quick Pick to select the winning numbers, which were: 2, 13, 14, 15, 19 and 38.
QuikTrip received a $5,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket. Several large jackpot prizes have been won on tickets purchased at St. Louis area QuikTrip locations, including an $88,964 Show Me Cash jackpot won at that same location on July 2, 2010.
is a twice-weekly Draw Game with jackpots that start at $1 million. Niemczyk became the 214th Lotto jackpot winner since the game began in 1986. He elected to receive the $2.7 million jackpot in 25 annual installments.