Takoma Park Retailer Sells Winning Bonus Match 5 Ticket

$50,000 winning ticket sold for Sept. 7 drawing

Some lucky Bonus Match 5 player is $50,000 richer after buying the winning ticket for the Sunday, Sept. 7 drawing from a Takoma Park retailer.

The W Express at 6400 New Hampshire Avenue in Takoma Park sold the winning ticket, which matches the five numbers of 02, 03, 04, 20 and 27. The winner has 182 days to claim the prize and must come in person to Lottery headquarters at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore.

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!