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November 27, 2012

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November, 2012 | Winners Stories | Northern California

Lucky Fantasy 5 Ticket from Placer County Worth $343,000 Top Prize!


SACRAMENTO – Nearly 105,000 tickets matched enough numbers in last night’s Fantasy 5 draw to win at least the minimum prize – a free play, but only one lucky ticket sold in Placer County is worth last night’s coveted six-figure jackpot!

That top prize was claimed today by Delmar Casler, whose ticket successfully matched all five numbers – 24, 10, 15, 16 and 7 – and is worth $343,878. Casler bought his ticket at Rocklin AM/PM, which is located at 4500 Rocklin Road in Rocklin (Placer County).

Fantasy 5 offers some of the best odds of any California Lottery game. A player wins the Fantasy 5 jackpot simply by matching five numbers out of a field of 39. Winning numbers are drawn every day. The top prize starts at $50,000 and increases daily until it is hit. Tickets are $1 and can be purchased from any of the more than 21,000 California Lottery retailers.

The California Lottery reminds winners to sign the back of their tickets, keep tickets in a safe place and contact Lottery officials or visit their local Lottery District Office as soon as possible. Winners have 180 days from the date of the draw to claim prizes.

And be sure to participate in the California Lottery’s Fantasy 5 Bonus Bucks promotion. For every purchase of $5 or more of Fantasy 5 on a single ticket you will automatically receive a Fantasy 5 Bonus Bucks code. Enter the code at to participate in weekly draws for a chance to win cash prizes up to $10,000.

And remember, checking the daily draw results is easier than ever. All past and current Lottery draw results can be obtained for FREE by dialing 1-800-LOTTERY and selecting option 2, or via our website at

The mission of the California Lottery is to provide supplemental funding to California schools while simultaneously supporting local communities. More than 94 cents of every dollar spent by our players goes back to local communities in the form of contributions to public schools and colleges, prizes and retail compensation. The California Lottery urges its customers to play responsibly and within their budgets. If you feel you have a gambling problem, or know someone who does, you can get help at 1-800-GAMBLER.

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