TRENTON, NJ – There were two third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Tuesday, October 19, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. Those tickets were purchased at the following locations:
- Bergen County: Circle P Food Store, 264 Main St., New Milford; and,
- Hudson County: Avenue A Deli, 723 Avenue A, Bayonne.
In addition to the third-tier prize won, 16 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Moreover, 23,383 other New Jersey players took home $121,646 in prizes ranging from $2 to $600. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, October 19, drawing were: 03, 12, 13, 19, and 52. The Gold Mega Ball was 01, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 03.
The next drawing will be held Friday, October 22, at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars; by adding the Megaplier option for an extra dollar per play, players can increase their nonjackpot winnings up to five times. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 46 participating jurisdictions. Drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.