1st jackpot ticket sold in 2014
Check your Multi-Match tickets, Maryland Lottery players! A jackpot-winning ticket worth $750,000 was sold in Clinton for the Monday, Jan. 27 drawing.
The lucky player, who is the first Multi-Match jackpot winner in 2014, can choose between the annuity and a $500,000 cash option. The winning ticket with the numbers 2-4-5-8-12-36 came from the Clinton Crossings Exxon at 8915 Woodyard Road in Clinton. The player has 182 days to claim the prize in person at Lottery headquarters, located at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore.
The drawing also made more than 800 Marylanders very happy as 14 players won prizes of $1,000 for selecting five of the six winning numbers and 793 players won $20 for selecting four of the six winning numbers. The retailer also receives a $1,000 bonus for selling the ticket.
The Lottery saw nine Multi-Match jackpot wins in 2013 and is still waiting to meet the Dec. 19 jackpot winner. That winning ticket, worth $675,000, was sold at the 7-Eleven at 9398 Baltimore National Pike in Ellicott City.
Multi-Match is a $2 game. The Lottery draws six numbers from one to 43 every Monday and Thursday night. Players match between three and five numbers on any one line to win up to $1,000. Match between five and 18 numbers total on all three lines combined to win up to $2,000 more. To win the jackpot, players match all six numbers on any one line.
Watch the drawings at 11:22 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays on WBAL-TV, Channel 11. Results also are available online at mdlottery.com and on your smart phone. Simply download the free MD Lottery app in the Apple and android app stores.