April 25, 2013
$147,000 Cash 5 jackpot hit in Michigan City
INDIANAPOLIS - The Cash 5 jackpot was hit for $147,000 last night - and it was hit in Michigan City. The Speedway station at 5830 Franklin sold the ticket that matched all five numbers in last night's drawing.
The winning numbers are: 11-12-20-35-39.
The holder of the winning ticket should sign the back and contact Hoosier Lottery Customer Service.
The Speedway station in Michigan City now joins retailers in Hoosier cities of Batesville, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, Jasonville, Merrillville, Monterey, Muncie, Monticello, Remington and South Bend in selling jackpot-winning Cash 5 tickets.
Last night's win is the 16th Cash 5 jackpot hit since the game launched Nov. 4, 2012. The nightly game averages more than 4,000 winners every night and costs just $1 per play. The overall odds of winning are 1 in 8.8. The jackpot starts at $50,000 and rolls, or increases, every night until it is hit.
Tonight's Cash 5 jackpot is $50,000.
Players may purchase Cash 5 tickets anywhere Hoosier Lottery draw games are sold and may be purchased simply by asking a retail clerk for "Cash 5."
The mission of the Hoosier Lottery is to maximize net income for the state in a socially-responsible manner. In fiscal year 2012, the Hoosier Lottery generated $211 million in surplus revenue which was used to significantly reduce the motor vehicle excise tax for all Hoosier drivers and also supported the pension funds for retired Indiana teachers, police and firefighters. Player prizes for the fiscal year totaled $533 million and $60 million was earned by Indiana retailers on the sale of Hoosier Lottery products.
Since its inception in 1989, the Hoosier Lottery has produced more than $4.2 billion for the citizens of Indiana, $1 billion in commissions and bonuses for participating Indiana retailers, and has paid out more than $8.9 billion in player prizes.
The Hoosier Lottery reminds all players to play responsibly. Must be 18 or older to play. Gambling Addiction Referral Line: 800-994-8448.
For more information, please contact Al Larsen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317-264-4805 or Betsy Gutierrez at email@example.com or 317-264-4852.