$7M SuperLotto Plus Jackpot won in Lake Elsinore

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Monday, January 4, 2016
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LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (KABC) -- A winning SuperLotto Plus Jackpot ticket worth $7 million was sold in Lake Elsinore, California Lottery officials confirmed Sunday.

The ticket was sold at the Smoke Shop, located at 32295 Mission Trail. The winner matched all six numbers which were 43, 10, 21, 29, 39 and Mega No. 24.

California Lottery officials do not know who bought the lucky ticket, but said the retailer will receive a bonus of $35,000 just for selling the winning numbers.

The California Lottery urged the winner to sign the back of their ticket in ink, keep it safe and visit one of the nine Lottery District Offices as soon as possible to claim their money.

Lottery District Offices in Southern California are located in Van Nuys, San Bernardino, Santa Fe Springs, Santa Ana and San Diego. For the address to each location, visit calottery.com/corporateheadquarters.

Just last week, Southern California had two SuperLotto Plus jackpot winners. On Saturday, someone in Hermosa Beach won $27 million, and on Wednesday, someone in San Marcos won $7 million.

SuperLotto Plus is California's own in-state jackpot game. Players pick five numbers from 1 to 47 plus a Mega number from 1 to 27. The draw takes place at Lottery Headquarters in Sacramento Wednesdays and Saturdays.