Who's got the ticket? $250,000 winning Poker Lotto ticket sold in Indy!
Southside retailer sells game's first top prize winning ticket
INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 17, 2013 ) - The Hoosier Lottery's new Poker Lotto game produced its first top prize winner last night. Somebody is holding a Poker Lotto ticket worth $250,000 in the September 16 drawing. That ticket matched all five symbols drawn in last night's drawing.
The winning symbols can be viewed here.
The winning ticket was purchased at Food Mart at 4906 Kentucky Ave. in Indianapolis. The holder of the ticket should sign the back immediately and contact Hoosier Lottery Customer Service.
Poker Lotto uses 52 traditional playing card symbols instead of numbers and offers two ways to win.
Players can win up to $5,000 instantly if their ticket contains a pair of Jacks or better, two pair, three of a kind, straight, flush, full house, four of a kind, straight flush or royal flush.
Poker Lotto players can also win up to $250,000 by matching symbols in the nightly drawing.
Drawings are nightly at 10:50 p.m. (Eastern). Poker Lotto tickets cost $2 per play. All Poker Lotto tickets are quick picks because of the instant win element.
Just say "Deal me in!" To purchase, players may simply ask a Hoosier Lottery retail associate for Poker Lotto in the same way they would purchase Powerball, Hoosier Lotto or any other Hoosier Lottery draw game.
The Hoosier Lottery reminds all players to play responsibly. Must be 18 or older to play. Gambling Addiction Referral Line: 800-994-8448.
ABOUT THE HOOSIER LOTTERY: Hoosier Lottery distributions benefit every county throughout Indiana. Each fiscal year, the Hoosier Lottery contributes $30 million to Police and Firefighters' Pensions, and $30 million to the Teacher's Retirement Fund. The remainder of Lottery earnings are applied to reduce excise taxes by 50 percent for every Hoosier vehicle owner.
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Contact: For more information please contact Stephanie McFarland at 317-709-8728 or firstname.lastname@example.org.