Check your ticket: $4 million Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in NM
December 17, 2018 01:19 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- A person who bought a Mega Millions lottery ticket in New Mexico has won $4 million.
The winning ticket for the Dec. 14 drawing was purchased in the Albuquerque area, according to a statement from the New Mexico Lottery.
The ticket matched the first five white ball numbers, but not the Mega Ball. Normally, a ticket that matched all five white balls would be worth $1 million, but this player purchased the Megaplier, which multiplies their winnings by four, in this case.
The winner has 90 days to claim their winnings.
The winning numbers for the Mega Millions December 14, 2018 drawing were: 05, 22, 26, 43, 49 and a Mega Ball of 23.
Updated: December 17, 2018 01:19 PM
Created: December 17, 2018 01:17 PM
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