TRENTON (Oct. 28, 2019) – James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Friday, Oct. 25, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was sold at Shoppers Express, 155 Roseland Ave., Caldwell in Essex County.
The winning numbers for the Friday, Oct. 25, drawing were: 16, 24, 25, 52 and 60. The Gold Mega Ball was 06, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03.
In addition, 12 other players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $1,500. Moreover, 23,673 other New Jersey players took home $104,040 in prizes ranging from $2 to $600, according to Carey.
The next drawing will be held Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars; by adding the Megaplier option for an extra dollar per play, players can increase their non- jackpot winnings up to five times. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 46 participating jurisdictions. Drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.