New Jersey Lottery Winner Urged to Come Forward for $124 Million

Could you imagine winning $124,000,000! It’s an obscene amount of cash – a jackpot win that could literally change your life forever! One lucky ticket holder has won this sum and they’re yet to file a. claim for their winnings! The draw w made on Friday July 24th and should the winner opt for the one-off lump sum payment, they would receive a staggering $100,800,000 in cash!

New Jersey Lottery Executive Director James A. Carey, Jr. revealed on July 25th that the lucky ticket was purchased in New Jersey which means the retailer is also set to receive a cash sum for their part in creating a multi-multi-millionaire (a commission check worth $30,000)! “We are thrilled that the winning ticket was sold in Hudson County. I’m happy to congratulate Brenda’s Inc. on 110 Kennedy Boulevard in Bayonne, the retailer that sold this winning ticket,” said Carey.

The winning numbers were: 08, 33, 39, 54, and 58. The Gold Mega Ball was 17 and the Megaplier was 03. Check your tickets because you could be sitting on an epic fortune and not even know it! If you believe this could be you, Carey has some words of wisdom for you: “Congratulations, to the winner of this multi-million-dollar jackpot! We encourage the winner to sign the back of the ticket, make a copy of both sides and put it in a safe place, and contact Lottery Headquarters at 609-599-5875 to arrange to file a claim for this ‘MEGA’ jackpot prize.”

 Other Mega Millions News

On the same night one lucky ticket older from New Jersey won the $124 million in the Mega Millions drawing, another two Mega Millions winners were found – and again from the state of New Jersey! The second prize of $1,000,000 was won by a ticket holder in Illinois and a ticket holder in Texas – their prize for matching the main five white balls drawn. An additional sixteen tickets won $10,000 (the third prize) but thanks to the multiplier 3x, those tickets were worth $30,000 instead of $10,000!