NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) — It’s been nearly two weeks since it was revealed that a winning Texas Lotto ticket was sold in Flower Mound on New Year’s Day. That jackpot winner has now come forward.
A Highland Village resident claimed an $16.25 million estimated prize for the drawing held on January 1. The cash value option was selected at the time of purchase and the claimant will receive $12,660,841.60 before taxes.READ MORE: Governor Abbott Proposes Parental Bill of Rights As Part of Re-Election Campaign
The New Year millionaire has elected to remain anonymous.READ MORE: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Refuses To Hand Over January 6 Records
The winning quick pick ticket, sold at the RaceTrac at 1809 Justin Road, matched all six of the numbers drawn (1-16-19-39-42-46).
The next Lotto Texas drawing will be held January 12, with an estimated prize of $6 million.MORE NEWS: Dallas ISD: A Lot Involved In Keeping Doors Open During COVID-19 Surge
Lotto Texas is played by picking six numbers from one to 54. Drawings are every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:12 p.m. CT.