February 21, 2013

Pulaski County retailer sells Cash 5
jackpot-winning ticket worth $162,000

INDIANAPOLIS – With just 85 households, and a total population of 218, the tiny Pulaski County town of Monterey is the site of the state’s latest Hoosier Lottery win. 

Somebody purchased a jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket worth $162,000 at JK Deli located at 8995 S. U.S. Hwy 35 in Monterey.  The winning ticket matched all five numbers in the Feb. 20 Cash 5 drawing. Those winning numbers are: 9-15-21-27-34.

The holder of the ticket is encouraged to sign the back and contact Hoosier Lottery Customer Service for instructions on how to claim the prize.

The lucky JK Deli in Monterey now joins retailers in Hoosier cities of Batesville, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, Merrillville, Muncie, Monticello and South Bend in selling jackpot-winning Cash 5 tickets.

Cash 5 launched November 4 and is the Hoosier Lottery’s newest draw game.  The nightly game offers the best cash odds of any Hoosier Lottery draw game 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.

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 Hoosier Lottery reminds all players to play responsibly.

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.

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For more information, please contact Al Larsen at alarsen@hoosierlottery.com or 317-264-4805.

 

Must be 18 or Older to Play. Please Play Responsibly.

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