Help Find Winner Of $487,105 Cash 5 Jackpot Before Ticket Expires

The winner of a $487,105 Cash 5 jackpot only has a week left to claim the prize before it expires on Monday, July 8.

The winning ticket for the Jan. 9 drawing was sold at the Circle K on South Main Street in Lillington in Harnett County. The winning numbers in the drawing were:


“Let’s get the word out that this Cash 5 jackpot is still waiting to be claimed” said Mark Michalko,executive director of the N.C. Education Lottery. “Whoever had the great luck to win this prize deserves to get it. Check your Cash 5 tickets so we can get this jackpot to the person who won it.”

To claim the prize, the winner must bring the ticket to lottery headquarters in Raleigh by 5 p.m. on July 8. The deadline ends the 180-day period winners have to claim a prize.

Cash 5 is a statewide draw game that gives players the chance to win a jackpot every single night. Tickets cost $1 and players can buy tickets at most lottery retailers or through Online Play on the lottery’s website. Jackpots start at $100,000. Sunday’s jackpot is $100,000.