Lucky ticket sold at Whitney’s Liquors

Someone is $50,000 richer this morning! Check yourBonus Match 5tickets to see if you are our lucky player holding a top-prize winning ticket from the Monday, March 12 drawing.

Whitney’s Liquors in Waldorf sold the lucky ticket, which matches the five numbers of 8, 14, 19, 23 and 34; theBonus Ballwas 16. Lottery officials urge the winner to sign the back of the ticket and put it in a safe place. The winner has 182 days to claim the prize and must come in person to Lottery headquarters at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore.

The retailer is also a winner; the Lottery will give the Charles County store located at2218 Old Washington Roada bonus of $500 for selling the lucky ticket.

Bonus Match 5drawings take place seven days a week. Players select five numbers ranging from 1 to 39. TheBonus Balldrawn from the remaining 34 numbers provides extra chances to win. Your ticket is a winner if you match five, four or three of the original five winning numbers selected in the drawing. If you match theBonus Ballnumber, you only need to match four, three or two of your original numbers to win!