TRENTON, NJ – (November 7, 2012) – One Jersey Cash 5 ticket sold in Ocean County won the top prize of $225,998 for the drawing held on Monday, November 5.
Executive Director Carole Hedinger said the winning ticket was the only one sold for Monday's drawing that matched all five numbers drawn. The winning numbers were: 02, 16, 22, 31, and 32
The Ocean County ticket was purchased at the Stop N Shop, 199 Kennedy Boulevard, Lakewood.
“We are thrilled that the winning jackpot ticket was sold at the Stop N Shop, ” said Hedinger. “For selling this ticket, the retailer will receive a $750 bonus check. Overnight, this retailer has become one more ‘lucky location' for a very fortunate winner.”
Hedinger also noted that 3,169 other players won $89,967 in cash prizes in the Monday drawing. For correctly picking four numbers, 87 players won cash prizes of $609.00 each, and for correctly matching three numbers, 3,082 players won $12.00 each. Watch live drawings on the New Jersey Lottery's website ( NJLottery.net ) or on our Official Facebook Page.