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Lottery: $67K winning ticket sold at Brookhaven convenience store

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Some lucky local has won nearly $67,000 playing Take 5 through the New York Lottery at a convenience store on Montauk Highway in Brookhaven Hamlet, lottery officials announced Thursday.

The ticket was sold at F &S Father and Son at 2815 Montauk Highway, just west of the town dog park.

The big winner matched five of five winning numbers, good for exactly $66,923.50.

In addition to that, 168 players purchased tickets that won them $597.50 each by getting four of five numbers in the May 4 drawing, through which there were 82,936 winners, officials said.

The winning numbers were 17-20-26-32-35. 

It was not clear if the jackpot winning ticket has been redeemed.

Tickets expire one year after the game’s drawing. Click here to learn about reclaiming prizes.

About the author: Michael White

Michael White is a Bellport resident, longtime newspaper reporter and editor, and the owner of greaterpatchogue.com. Email him your story ideas or tips: mike@greaterpatchogue.com