October 19, 2012
South Bend gas station sells $100,000 Hoosier Lottery ticket
INDIANAPOLIS – A Hoosier Lotto with Tag 6™ ticket purchased at a retailer in South Bend is worth $100,000. Everybody who purchased a Hoosier Lotto with Tag 6 ticket at Murphy USA at 3665 Portage Ave. in South Bend will want to carefully check their tickets.
The winning Tag 6 numbers in the Oct. 17 drawing were: 3-8-4-5-6-1.
The holder of the lucky ticket has 180 days to claim their prize at Hoosier Lottery Headquarters in Indianapolis and is encouraged to sign the back of the ticket immediately.
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 billion for the citizens of Indiana, $1 billion in commissions and bonuses for participating Indiana retailers, and has paid out more than $8.8 billion in player prizes.
The Hoosier Lottery reminds all players to play responsibly.
For more information, please contact Betsy Gutierrez at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317-264-4852 or Al Larsen at email@example.com or 317-242-8803.