LANSING, January 8, 2003 – A lucky Warren man is rolling in dough after matching all five numbers in the December 27 Michigan Rolldown drawing to win a $16,325 jackpot! The winning numbers for the December 27 drawing were: 5, 12, 13, 19 and 29.
In total for the December 27 drawing, 18,994 winners shared $57,750 in prizes. In addition to the jackpot winner, 82 winners matched four numbers to win an $81 prize; 1,984 winners matched three numbers and to win a $9 prize; and 16,927 winners matched two numbers to win the $1 prize.
The 61-year-old winner, who requested anonymity, learned he held a jackpot-winning ticket after obtaining a winning number report from a local Lottery retailer. The jackpot-winning "easy pick" ticket was purchased at B&B Party Store & Sub Shop, 5102 E. 9 Mile Road, in Warren.
"I was very surprised to learn that I won the jackpot prize," exclaimed the winner.
Prior to turning in the winning ticket at the Lottery