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TRENTON (Dec. 30, 2019) – One lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn winning the $270,758 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Friday, Dec. 27, drawing. The winning numbers were: 02, 07, 29, 32 and 42 and the XTRA number was: 04. The retailer will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for the winning ticket sold. That ticket was sold at Shoprite of Medford, 208 Route 70 E., Medford in Burlington County.

Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 370,319 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, 62 ticketholders won $522 each and eight others won $2,088 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 1,993 ticketholders won $17 each and 361 others won $68 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 4,903 ticketholders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.