Player bought top-prize winning ticket in Aug. 11 drawing
Heads up, Bonus Match 5 players! The Maryland Lottery is looking for the player holding a top-prize winning ticket from the Wednesday, Aug. 11 drawing.
Gem Liquors in Lanham sold the lucky ticket, which matches the five numbers of 1, 12, 19, 30, 38; the Bonus Ball was 33. Lottery officials urge the winner to sign the back of the ticket and put it in a safe place. The player has 182 days to claim the prize. This is the 30th winning Bonus Match 5 top-prize-winning ticket sold in 2021.
Instructions on claiming prizes in person or by mail are available HERE. Players must redeem prizes larger than $25,000 at Lottery headquarters in the Montgomery Park Business Center, 1800 Washington Blvd., Suite 330 in Baltimore or by mail. The Lottery’s Claims Center in Baltimore is open by appointment only (no walk-ins). Click HERE to schedule an appointment.
Winners can also drop off a winning ticket along with a completed claim form and copies of their photo ID and proof of Social Security/Tax ID number in the Lottery drop box in the Montgomery Park Business Center lobby.
The Prince George’s County retailer located at 9443 Annapolis Road in Lanham also has reason to celebrate! The Lottery will give Gem Liquors a bonus of $500 for selling a top-prize ticket in the game.