The player, who chose to remain anonymous, won his Fantasy 5 jackpot on May 17 by matching all five numbers drawn. The winning numbers were: 05-13-17-25-35. He bought his winning ticket at CJ’s Smokers Shop located at 37899 Mound Road in Sterling Heights.
Fantasy 5 has been producing jackpot winners at a sizzling rate. Lucky players have won 35 jackpots totaling more than $5.2 million in prizes over the past 15 weeks.
The winning ticket holders from the April 26, and July 21 Fantasy 5 drawings have yet to claim those prizes. The lucky ticket holders should contact the Lottery’s Public Relations Division at (517) 373-1237 to set up an appointment to claim their prize. Tickets for Fantasy 5 are valid for one year from the drawing date. Prizes of more than $50,000 must be claimed at the Lottery headquarters in Lansing.
Each Fantasy 5 play is only $1. For an additional $1 per play, EZmatch may be added to a Fantasy 5 ticket, giving players a chance to win up to $500 instantly. Fantasy 5 players select five numbers from one to 39. Players who match all five Fantasy 5 numbers drawn win a jackpot guaranteed to start at $100,000. Fantasy 5 drawings are held seven days a week at 7:29 p.m.