New York Lottery announces winning TAKE 5 ticket sold in Niagara Fallsby jmaloni
Winning ticket sold at Tops Markets
The New York Lottery has announced a top prizewinning ticket for the May 12 TAKE 5 drawing was sold at the Tops Markets at 7200 Niagara Falls Blvd., in Niagara Falls. The ticket is worth $16,055.50.
Three other top prizewinning tickets, each worth $16,055.50, were also sold in Queens and Manhattan.
In addition to the $16,055.50 top prize for the May 12 TAKE 5 drawing, which was won by matching five out of five numbers, 205 players each purchased $469.50 winning tickets by matching four out of five numbers for the drawing.
The winning numbers for the May 12 TAKE 5 drawing were 1-10-26-29-33.
Everyone who bought a New York Lottery draw game ticket is encouraged to check tickets again. Tickets expire one year after the game's drawing.
The winners may claim the ticket at any one of the lottery's customer service centers statewide, including the Buffalo office at 165 Genesee St.
The New York Lottery continues to be North America's largest and most profitable lottery, contributing $3.04 billion in fiscal year 2012-13 to help support education in New York. The Lottery's contribution represents 15 percent of total state education aid to local school districts.