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Powerball ticket worth $50K sold in Ledgewood

LEDGEWOOD, NJ (Morris County) – One Iowa and one New York Lottery ticketholder split the $687.8 million Powerball jackpot from the Saturday, Oct. 27 drawing. There were two New Jersey Lottery tickets sold that matched five of the five white balls drawn winning the $1,000,000 second-tier prize. If those tickets had been purchased with Power Play, it would have multiplied the prize to $2,000,000, according to New Jersey Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey.

The $1,000,000 winning tickets from Saturday night’s drawing were sold at the following locations:

  • Burlington County: Marlton Shop Rite #523, 307 West Route 70, Marlton; and
  • Middlesex County: Welsh Farm Deli & Convenience, 4-10 Towne Center Dr., North Brunswick.

In addition to the second-tier prizewinning tickets sold, there were seven New Jersey Lottery tickets sold that matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball drawn winning the $50,000 third-tier prize. If those tickets had been purchased with the Power Play Multiplier option, it would have multiplied the prize to $150,000. The winning tickets from Saturday night’s drawing were sold at the following locations:

  • Morris County: In & Out Deli, Route 46 & Howard Blvd., Ledgewood;
  • Hudson County: Twin Grocery & Deli, 6601 Palisades Ave., West New York;
  • Middlesex County: Family Deli and Grill LLC, 288 Lincoln Blvd., Middlesex;
  • Middlesex County: 7-Eleven #37239, 255 Smith St., Perth Amboy;
  • Monmouth County: Acme #2823, 990 Shrewsbury Ave., Tinton Falls;
  • Passaic County: ADPP Enterprises, 1755 Route 46 East, Little Falls; and
  • Somerset County: Stop & Shop #802, 3333 Route 27 Suite 100, Franklin Park.

The winning numbers for the Saturday, Oct. 27th drawing were: 08, 12, 13, 19 and 27. The Red Power Ball number was 04. The Multiplier number was 03. The Powerball jackpot resets to $40,000,000 for the next drawing to be held Wednesday, Oct. 31st at 10:59 pm.

Moreover, there were 190,176 other New Jersey players who took home an estimated $1,025,948 in prizes ranging from $4 to $300, according to Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey.

“Congratulations to all of the lottery players who purchased winning tickets and to the retailers that sold them,” said Carey. “I’d like to remind players to purchase their Powerball tickets with a winning attitude and add Power Play to the ticket purchase. Power Play doubles the second prize from one million dollars to two million dollars and multiplies all of the seven lower prize sets available in the game by the number drawn that evening. The jackpot prize is not multiplied.”

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By: Jay Edwards Follow on Twitter | Like on Facebook