– Back-to-back Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 jackpots were won over the weekend in Franklin and Cumberland counties.
A jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket for the Saturday, May 19, drawing matched all five balls drawn, 20-27-30-41-42, to win $400,000, less withholding. Sheetz, 1819 Wayne Ave., Chambersburg, Franklin County, earns a $500 bonus for selling the ticket. More than 27,800 other Cash 5 tickets also won prizes in the drawing.
For the Sunday, May 20, Cash 5 drawing, a jackpot-winning ticket matched all five balls drawn, 09-14-24-28-32, to win $125,000, less withholding. Karns Foods, 4780 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, earns a $500 selling bonus. That drawing also produced more than 16,900 other winning Cash 5 tickets, statewide.
Winners can be identified only after prizes are claimed and tickets validated. Cash 5 prizes expire one year from the drawing date. Anyone holding a jackpot-winning Cash 5 ticket should sign the ticket, call the Lottery at 717-702-8146 and file a claim at the nearest Lottery office
Players should check every ticket, every time, and claim lower-tier prizes at a Lottery retailer.
Visit the Winners
pages at palottery.com to review how much money each county received in Lottery prizes and funding to benefit older Pennsylvanians last fiscal year.
How to play Cash 5:
Players pay $1 and select five numbers from 1 to 43. Players may select their own numbers using a Cash 5 playslip or opt for computer-selected quick picks. Players must match all five numbers drawn to win the jackpot. Players also win prizes for matching two, three or four winning numbers. Cash 5 is drawn each evening and tickets can be purchased up to seven draws (one week) in advance. Chances of winning the jackpot prize are 1 in 962,598; the overall chances of winning any prize are about 1 in 10.5.
The Pennsylvania Lottery remains the only state lottery to direct all proceeds to programs
that benefit older residents. Since ticket sales began in 1972, it has contributed nearly $28 billion to fund property tax and rent rebates, transportation, care services, prescription assistance, and local services including senior centers and meals.
Players must be 18 or older. Please play responsibly
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