As the cost of food takes a bigger bite out of everyone's household budgets, one person no longer has to worry about the price of eggs and bacon.


They just won over $128,000 by buying a New Jersey Lottery ticket at a supermarket in the Garden State.

Even more interesting, this is not the first time this particular store has had a big lottery winner — in fact, it happened less than a year ago.

Latest Winner

Officials say one lucky ticket matched all five numbers drawn for Jersey Cash 5 on Wednesday, February 21st.

New Jersey Lottery game card (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
New Jersey Lottery game card (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)

For their efforts, that lucky person scored $128,147.

Winning Numbers

The winning numbers were 05, 10, 13, 17 and 22 and the XTRA number was 02.

Lucky Location

The winning ticket was sold at ShopRite of Sewell on Egg Harbor Road in Gloucester County.

Lottery winner at ShopRite in Sewell NJ
Lottery winner at ShopRite in Sewell NJ - Photo: Google Maps

For selling the winning ticket, the store will receive a $2,000 bonus.

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 winner; we’re already looking forward to awarding another jackpot prize!

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