Gloucester County, NJ, Supermarket Shopper Buys Lottery Ticket, Wins $315,000
Imagine running into a supermarket to pick up a few things and on your way out, you buy a lottery ticket.
And then that ticket wins $315,455.
Officials with the New Jersey Lottery said one person who bought a Jersey Cash 5 ticket for last Thursday, March 2nd's drawing is having the best weekend ever.
That person matched all five numbers -- 07, 14, 24, 27, and 44; the XTRA number was 03.
The winning ticket was sold at Mullica Hill Supermarkets on Bridgeton Pike in Mullica Hill, Gloucester County.
For their efforts, the store will receive $2,000.
New Jersey Lottery Executive Director James Carey said in a statement,
Congratulations to our very fortunate Jersey Cash 5 winner! We hope this incredible prize brings joy and happiness to the player; we’re already looking forward to awarding the next jackpot prize!