Someone walked into a New Jersey deli and bought a lottery ticket worth more than $219,000!


That is LIFE CHANGING money! And this windfall wasn't even as a result of playing Powerball or Mega Millions.

Jersey Cash 5 Ticket Nets $219K for One New Jersey Lottery Player

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This profitable ticket was for Jersey Cash 5 and matched all five numbers drawn on Thursday, March 21st, according to NJ Lottery, earning the ticketholder $219,460! How incredible is that?!

The March 21, 2024 Jersey Cash 5 winning numbers were: 12, 15, 21, 34 and 44 and the XTRA number was: 02. 

That lottery winner's brain must be flooded with all the ways that kind of cash flow could make their life easier, lol. I know mine would be!

Goodbye credit card bills and student loans, hello debt-free life and maybe even vacation!

$219,000 Winning Lottery Ticket Sold in Passaic County, NJ

Utopia Deli and Cafe Hewitt NJ
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The $219K winning ticket was reportedly sold at Jackpocket (Utopia Deli and Cafe) off Warwick Turnpike in Hewitt, Passaic County, New Jersey.

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Congratulations to the winner and to Jackpocket, who will receive a $2,000 bonus from the New Jersey Lottery for selling the winning Jersey Cash 5 ticket.


If you're hoping to win the lottery, the next Jersey Cash 5 drawing is Friday, March 22nd) worth an estimated $100,000. The Mega Millions is up to a staggering $977M with the next drawing happening Friday, March 22nd as well. The next Powerball jackpot up for grabs on Saturday, March 23rd is worth approximately $750 million, according to NJ Lottery.

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