December 5, 2016
Friday's Daily Numbers Draw Pays Out 418%
Two $10,000 Numbers Wins & Two Pawtucket Instant Ticket Winners
Friday's Daily Numbers Evening drawing gave several Rhode Island Lottery players something to celebrate just in time for the holiday season. The lucky numbers drawn were 2 2 2 2, which paid out 418%. The Rhode Island Lottery paid out $226,025 worth of prizes and received $53,979 in net sales. A total of two wagers were sold with a prize value of $10,000, twenty wagers were sold with a prize value of $5,000, and twelve wagers were sold with a prize value of $2,500.
One of the big winners, a Warwick man, was eager to claim his $10,000 Daily Numbers prize this morning. He wagered $2.00 on a four 4-digit straight bet and matched all four digits in the exact order they were drawn to win $10,000. He said he feels that his win is a holiday miracle and plans to pay some bills with his winnings. He purchased the winning ticket at Lakewood Liquors, 774 Warwick Ave., Warwick.
A Providence man also won $10,000 on Friday's Daily Numbers Evening draw. He wagered $1.00 on two four 4-digit straight bets and matched all four digits in the exact order they were drawn to win $5,000 on each. He said he plans to use some of the money won to visit his grandchildren in South Carolina. He purchased the winning tickets at Bomar Liquors, 927 Eddy St., Providence.
The Daily Numbers drawings take place Monday through Saturday at 1:30 pm and 6:59 pm and at 1:30 pm and 6:29 pm on Sundays.
Additionally, a Pawtucket man claimed a $25,000 "Holiday Winnings" Instant Ticket top prize. He said he plans to give most of his win to his daughter. He purchased the winning ticket at U Save Gas, 469 Benefit St., Pawtucket.
Another man from Pawtucket claimed a $50,000 "Lucky Loot" Instant Ticket top prize. He said he plans to pay bills. He purchased the winning ticket at Fuel N Go, 168 Lonsdale Ave., Pawtucket.