Bowie Retailer Sells $50,000 Winning Bonus Match 5 Ticket

Lucky ticket sold in April 29 drawing

Could you be our new Bonus Match 5 winner? Check your tickets from the Saturday, April 29 drawing to see if you are the lucky winner of the game’s $50,000 top prize!

The winning ticket sold by Fairwood Café Wine & Spirits in Bowie matches the five numbers of 3, 8, 28, 30 and 31; the Bonus Ball was 10. The winner has 182 days after the date of the drawing to claim the prize and must come in person to Lottery headquarters at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore. Lottery officials urge the winner to sign the back of the ticket and keep it in a safe place until he or she can claim the prize.

The retailer is also a winner; the Lottery will give the Prince George’s County store located at 12420 Fairwood Parkway in Bowie a bonus of $500 for selling the lucky ticket.

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!