Soda Pop Shop #8 sells winning ticket in May 9 drawing
Guess what happened on Monday night, Bonus Match 5 players? That’s right, we had a winner in the Monday, May 9 drawing. The Maryland Lottery is looking for the lucky player holding a $50,000 winning ticket purchased at Soda Pop Shop #8 located at 1026 Ingleside Avenue in Baltimore.
The lucky ticket matches the five numbers of 2, 7, 26, 27 and 31; the Bonus Ball was 24. Lottery officials urge the winner to sign the back of the ticket and put it in a safe place. The winner has 182 days to claim the prize and must come in person to Lottery headquarters at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore.
The retailer is also a winner; the Lottery will give the store a bonus of $500 for selling the lucky ticket. This is the sixth winning Bonus Match 5 ticket sold in May.
Bonus Match 5 drawings take place seven days a week. Players select five numbers ranging from 1 to 39. The Bonus Ball drawn from the remaining 34 numbers provides extra chances to win. Your ticket is a winner if you match five, four or three of the original five winning numbers selected in the drawing. If you match the Bonus Ball number, you only need to match four, three or two of your original numbers to win!