Mega Millions player wins big with $2,000 ticket in May 26 Drawing

May 27, 2015

The week is off to a winning start thanks to the May 26 Mega Millions® drawing where a lucky WyoLotto player won $2,000. The winning ticket was sold on May 26 at Moyle Petroleum located at 632 North Poplar Street in Casper.

The jackpot for Mega Millions is now an estimated $233 million. Mega Millions tickets cost $1 for each play, plus $1 for the Megaplier. Mega Millions drawings are held every Tuesday and Friday at 9 p.m. Ticket sales close at 8 p.m.

The Powerball® jackpot has grown to an estimated $154 million. Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday at 8:59 p.m. Ticket sales close at 7:59 p.m.

WyoLotto players and retailers are seeing more Wyoming winners like these with Cowboy Draw, Wyoming’s own draw game, that launched on March 15. With the new game, the state will see more high-dollar winnings at WyoLotto retailers with jackpots starting at $250,000.

The winning numbers for the May 26 Mega Millions drawing were 1, 39, 52, 69, 72, and 12 with a Megaplier of 4x. So far, 420,898 WyoLotto players have won a total of $3,731,513 since the launch of the lottery in August 2014.

To find out if you have won, check your numbers online at wyolotto.com, take your ticket to any official WyoLotto retailer, or call toll free to 1-855-995-6886 (855-WY-LOTTO).  Players can also subscribe to receive WyoLotto winning numbers notifications by email.

For more information, visit info.wyolotto.com/signup.

Retailers are authorized to pay up to $599 in prizes. Prizes over $600 must be processed through lottery headquarters in Cheyenne either in person or by mail. See www.wyolotto.com for details. Please remember that the ticket is your property and you need to sign it. Payment of any prize shall be made as directed by the person(s) whose signature(s) appears on the back of the ticket.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Robin Reining • Wyoming Lottery Corporation
Phone: 307-459-0583 robin@warehousetwentyone.com