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Powerball ticket worth $50K sold in Hunterdon County

LEBANON, NJ (Hunterdon County) – One North Carolina Lottery ticketholder won the $344.6 million Powerball jackpot from the Saturday, June 1 drawing, according to New Jersey Lottery Acting Executive Director James Carey.

The winning numbers for Saturday night’s drawing were: 06, 15, 34, 45 and 52. The Red Power Ball was 08, and the Multiplier was 02

The Powerball jackpot resets to $40 million for the next drawing to be held Wednesday, June 5th at 10:59 pm.

In addition, two New Jersey Lottery tickets were sold that matched the four white balls and the Powerball drawn, winning the $50,000 third prize. Those tickets were purchased at the following locations:

  • Wegmans #8, located at 2 Centerton Rd., in Mt. Laurel.
  • Lebanon Plaza Deli, located at 1271 Route 22 East, in Lebanon.

Moreover, there were 59,345 New Jersey players who took home an estimated $292,775 in prizes ranging from $4 to $200, according to 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

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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