Lottery Update: $216M Mega Million Jackpot
No lottery player was fortunate enough to match the winning Mega Million numbers this week and as a result the jackpot has grown to $216 million. This week’s Powerball jackpot is at $50 million after a lucky ticket holder in California won $425 million last week.This week’s Mega Millions numbers were 12, 18, 25, 35 and 66. The Gold Mega Ball was 15 and the Megaplier was 5.
Two tickets matched 5 numbers and won $1 million each, one purchased in Arizona and one in Maryland.
There was also a major winner in Michigan who matched 4 White Balls as well as the Gold Mega Ball and the Megaplier, the ticket won $25,000.
Four other ticket holders matched 4 White Balls and the Gold Mega Ball to win $5,000 each.
The winner of the $425 million Powerball jackpot has not yet come forward. However, the shop in Northern California where the ticket was bought has received a $1 million seller bonus. The ticket was bought at the Dixon Landing Chevron in Milpitas and the owners are expected to invest the money back into their chain of 8 family owned convenience stores.