WESTFIELD, NJ – There was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, January 11, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased at Stop & Shop #857, 219 Elm St., Westfield in Union County.
In addition to the third-tier prize won, 30 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Five of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier, multiplying the prizes to $1,000. Moreover, 38,814 other New Jersey players took home $153,886 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, January 11, drawing were: 02, 03, 19, 52, and 58. The Gold Mega Ball was 16, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
The jackpot rolls to $325 million for the next drawing to be held on Friday, January 14, 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 non-jackpot winnings up to five times. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 46 participating jurisdictions. Drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.