A Laredo resident claimed a $17.5 million jackpot prize for the Lotto Texas® drawing held on Jan. 15. The cash value option was selected at the time of purchase and the claimant will receive $13,349,448.78. The claimant elected to remain anonymous.
The winning Quick Pick ticket matched all six of the numbers drawn (16-34-38-40-49-54). The ticket was purchased at Stripes Store 40922H, located at 5301 McPherson Road, in Laredo.
The next Lotto Texas drawing will be held Saturday, Feb. 1. The advertised jackpot prize for the drawing is set at an estimated annuitized $6 million.
Lotto Texas is played by picking six numbers from one to 54 and offers multimillion-dollar jackpots. Drawings are every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:12 p.m. CT. For $1 more per play, a player can select the Extra! add-on feature and win up to $10,000 more on non-jackpot prizes.
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