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Check Your Old Lottery Tickets!

$225,000 Winning Ticket Sold in Carol Stream is About to Expire

For Immediate Release Contact: Micaela Small (630) 486-0658
Mike Lang (217) 524-5158

Carol Stream, IL— January 10, 2014 — Check your desk, cookie jar, glove compartment, and anywhere else you may have stashed a winning lottery ticket. Time is running out for a lucky lottery player to claim a $225,000 Lucky Day Lotto prize from a ticket sold almost a year ago in Carol Stream.

The winning numbers in the January 29, 2013, Lucky Day Lotto drawing were — 10 — 15 — 25 — 33 — 34. The $225,000 winning ticket was purchased at 7-Eleven, 1390 Army Trail Road. Players have one year from the original drawing date to claim their prize.

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