LINDEN, NJ – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $156,606 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Friday, March 29 drawing in Linden.

The winning numbers were: 03, 16, 19, 24 and 31 and the XTRA number was: 02. The lucky retailer that sold the winning ticket is US 1 Exxon, 11 East Edgar Rd.

Acting Executive Director James Carey said, “We are thrilled that the winning jackpot ticket was sold at
US 1 Exxon. The retailer will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for selling the winning ticket. Overnight, they have become one more ‘lucky location’ for the very fortunate lottery winner.”

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Carey announced that there were 302,897 tickets purchased for the drawing. By adding XTRA, for an
additional $1.00 per play, winners are able to multiply their non-jackpot prizes by the XTRA number
drawn. For correctly matching four of the five numbers drawn, 69 ticketholders won $373 each and 11
others won $746 each with the addition of XTRA.

Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 2,052 ticketholders won $13 each and 375 others won $26 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 4,656 ticketholders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.

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