A Raleigh man, Adam Silverman, won $448,884 from a $1 Cash 5 lotto ticket purchased online through the NC Lottery official mobile app. After state and federal tax withholdings, Silverman took home $319,831. The odds of winning the Cash 5 jackpot are 1 in 962,598.
Raleigh Man Strikes It Big in NC Education Lottery
A local Raleigh man has hit the jackpot after buying a North Carolina Education Lottery ticket online via the official NC Lottery mobile app. The lucky winner, Adam Silverman, bagged a whopping $448,884 win in a Cash 5 game.
Silverman’s $1 Cash 5 ticket matched all five numbers in Monday night’s draw. He wasted no time and went to the lottery headquarters in Raleigh to claim his prize on Thursday. After complying with the required state and federal tax withholdings, he took home a net amount of $319,831.
Winning a Cash 5 game is no small feat as the odds of matching the numbers on all the balls stand at 1 in 962,598. The Cash 5 game is one of six games offered by the North Carolina Education Lottery where players have the option to purchase tickets either at a physical retail location or online via the lottery’s official website or mobile app.
For those eager to try their luck, find the winning numbers from the latest NC Education Lottery drawings here.