Howard County 7-Eleven Sells $50,000 Winning Bonus Match 5 Ticket

Lucky ticket sold for Friday, April 26 drawing

Which lucky Bonus Match 5 player had a $50,000 Friday night? The Maryland Lottery is looking for a top-prize winner from the Friday, April 26 drawing.

7-Eleven #11704 in Columbia sold the winning ticket, which matches the five numbers of 3, 5, 10, 14 and 15; the Bonus Ball was 12. Lottery officials urge the winner to sign the back of the ticket and put it in a safe place. The lucky player has 182 days to claim the prize and must come in person to Lottery headquarters at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore. This is our 17th top-prize-winning Bonus Match 5 ticket of 2019.

The Howard County Lottery retailer also has reason to celebrate! The Lottery will give the store located at 5740 Columbia Road a bonus of $500 for selling a top-prize winning ticket in the game.

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!