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.

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The New Year millionaire has elected to remain anonymous.

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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.

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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.

CBSDFW.com Staff