Unclaimed Powerball prize expires next month - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Unclaimed Powerball prize expires next month

Posted: Updated:
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -

A Powerball ticket worth $10,000 has gone unclaimed since the Aug. 29, 2012, drawing.
    
Louisiana Lottery officials say it was purchased at a business on Poydras Street in New Orleans last year.
    
And if it remains unclaimed, it will expire on Feb. 25.
    
The Lottery says in a Friday news release that the ticket, bought at a business called "Just For You," matched four of the five white numbered balls, plus the Powerball. The winning numbers for that drawing were 25 - 28 - 49 - 54 - 56 and the Powerball number was 28.
    
Winners of the Lottery's draw-style games must claim their prize within 180 days of the drawing.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Powered by WorldNow