For the second time in a month, an Illinois man has claimed a Missouri Lottery Show Me Cash jackpot. James Edgar of Belleville, Ill., claimed the $70,000 Show Me Cash jackpot from the drawing on January 9. Edgar, 71, purchased the winning ticket at Gas Mart, 2724 Watson Road, in St. Louis. He won on a Quick Pick ticket with EZ Match.
The winning Show Me Cash numbers for Jan. 9 were: 11, 13, 16, 19 and 25. Gas Mart received a $500 bonus for selling the winning ticket. On Dec. 28, a Cairo, Ill., man claimed a $208,000 Show Me Cash jackpot.
Show Me Cash is a daily Draw Game with jackpots that start at $50,000 and grow until someone wins. In 2013, 57 Show Me Cash jackpots were awarded for an average amount of more than $161,000. For an extra $1 at the time of purchase, players can add EZ Match for a chance to win up to $500 instantly.