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

Sunday drawing makes Willow Tree Liquors a lucky Lottery store

Hold everything, Bonus Match 5 players, and check your tickets for the Sunday, May 1 drawing – we have a winner! The Maryland Lottery is looking for the lucky player holding a $50,000 winning ticket bought at Willow Tree Liquors in Frederick.

The winning numbers to match are 10, 15, 23, 24 and 38; the Bonus Ball was 8. 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 located at 5 Willowdale Drive 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 one 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!