One Essex and One Somerset County
Tickets Split $669,456 Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot
TRENTON (Feb. 4, 2020) – Two lucky tickets matched all five numbers drawn splitting the $669,456 Jersey Cash 5 jackpot from the Monday Feb. 3, drawing. Each ticket is worth $334,728. The winning numbers were: 10, 23, 26, 29 and 36 and the XTRA number was: 02. The retailers will receive a bonus check for $2,000 for each winning ticket sold. Those tickets were sold at the following locations:
- Essex County: Bloomfield Pipe Shop, 556 Bloomfield Ave., Bloomfield; and
- Somerset County: Welsh Farms Food Store, 752 Hamilton St., Somerset.
Acting Executive Director James Carey announced that there were 645,648 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, 106 ticketholders won $513 each and 18 others won $1,026 each with the addition of XTRA. Moreover, for correctly matching three of the five numbers drawn, 4,013 ticketholders won $15 each and 690 others won $30 each with the addition of XTRA. Lastly 8,432 ticketholders each won $2 for correctly matching two of the five numbers drawn with the addition of XTRA on their purchase.