Rupa Food Market, located on Alina Street, sold one of the lucky tickets. The others were sold in Pompton Lakes and Toms River, according to NJ Lottery Acting Executive Director Carole Hedinger.
The winning numbers for the Aug. 9 drawing were 10, 18, 20, 21 and 28.
“For selling these tickets, each of these businesses will receive a bonus check for $750,” Hedinger said. “Overnight, these retailers have become three more ‘lucky locations’ for some very fortunate winners.”
Hedinger also noted that 3,690 other players won $85,683 in cash prizes in the drawing. For correctly picking four numbers, 101 players won cash prizes of $493 each, and for correctly matching three numbers, 3,589 players won $10 each.
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