MIDDLETOWN, Pa., July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Retailers in Cumberland, Dauphin, Philadelphia and Somerset counties sold the $1 million top-prize winning tickets for the Pennsylvania Lottery's 4th of July Millionaire Raffle drawing, held July 8.
Four winning tickets worth $100,000 each were sold in Allegheny, Cameron, Dauphin and Erie counties.
The Millionaire Raffle also awarded 100 prizes of $1,000 and 5,892 prizes of $100, for a grand total of $5,089,200 in prizes.
The four, $1 million winning ticket numbers selected were: 00246526, 00349652, 00356926, and 00358219. The selling locations, listed in no particular order, will each receive a $5,000 selling bonus:
- Giant Food Store, 255 Cumberland Parkway, Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County;
- Uni Mart, 4361 N. Front St., Harrisburg, Dauphin County;
- Suburban Pharmacy, 10875 Bustleton Ave., Philadelphia; and
- Boswell Prescription Center, 210 Ohio St., Boswell, Somerset County.
The four, $100,000 winning ticket numbers selected were: 00008032, 00274853, 00320413, and 00392445. The selling locations, listed in no particular order, will each receive a $500 bonus:
- Sunoco, 5457 Perrysville Ave., Pittsburgh, Allegheny County;
- Shurfine Food Mart, 441 E. Third St., Emporium, Cameron County;
- Cue Nique, 505 Strawberry Square, Harrisburg, Dauphin County; and
- Smoker Friendly, 4478 Buffalo Road, Erie.
A total of 6,000 winning numbers were randomly selected from a range of 404,234 tickets that were sold between May 2 and July 8.
Prizes must be claimed and tickets validated before winners can be identified. Millionaire Raffle winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes. Players should immediately sign their winning tickets.
Each $1 million top prize must be claimed by presenting a winning ticket at Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters in Middletown, Dauphin County, or at any of the Lottery's seven Area Offices. Claims for the four $100,000 prizes can be filed at any of the Lottery's seven Area Offices or at a Pennsylvania Lottery retailer. Millionaire Raffle tickets worth $1,000 and $100 can be claimed at Lottery retailers.
A list of all 6,000 winning raffle ticket numbers, listed by prize category, is available at palottery.com. Players should check every ticket using a scanner at a Lottery retailer or with the ticket checker feature on our official mobile app.
This edition of Millionaire Raffle also offered nine, $100,000 Early Bird Bonus Drawing prizes for tickets purchased during the first nine weeks of game sales. It was possible for a ticket to win in both an Early Bird drawing and the game's main drawing.
This was the Pennsylvania Lottery's 26th Millionaire Raffle offering. Since its debut in 2005, Millionaire Raffle has created over 100 new millionaires and tens of thousands of other winners.
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