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Tickets sold in Muhlenberg, Limerick split Cash 5 jackpot of more than $1.1 million

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Published On: Jul 26 2013 03:09:29 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 26 2013 05:54:01 PM CDT

Two jackpot-winning Cash 5 tickets worth more than $500,000 each were sold in Berks and Montgomery counties, lottery officials said Friday.

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. -

Two jackpot-winning Cash 5 tickets worth more than $500,000 each were sold in Berks and Montgomery counties, lottery officials said Friday.

The tickets from Thursday's drawing were sold at Your Bet, 3050 N. 5th St. Hwy. in Muhlenberg Twp., Berks Co., and the 7-Eleven at 301 S. Lewis Rd., Limerick Twp., Montgomery Co.

Each ticket correctly matched all five balls -- 01-03-07-28-29 -- to split a jackpot of $1,145,617 and win individual prizes of $572,808.50, less 25 percent federal withholding.

Each retailer will receive a $5,000 bonus for selling a winning ticket.

More than 114,600 other Cash 5 tickets won prizes of various amounts in the drawing, lottery officials said.