By Bay City News Service:
A San Rafael store sold a lottery ticket worth almost $200,000,
California Lottery officials said Friday.
The Fantasy 5 ticket purchased at Winston News & Liquor at 1149
Fourth St. matched five of the numbers from Thursday night's lottery drawing,
giving it a value of $195,783, lottery officials said.
The ticket owner, who has yet to come forward, has 180 days from
the day of the drawing to claim the prize, lottery officials said.
The California Lottery encourages winners to sign the back of
their tickets, keep them in a safe place and contact lottery officials or
visit their local lottery district office as soon as possible.
The California Lottery provides supplemental funding to California
schools. Anyone concerned that they may have a gambling problem is encouraged
to call 1-800-GAMBLER for help.