April 27, 2012
$5 Million Instant Lottery Prize Claimed
A $5 million top prize from the Missouri Lottery “$5,000,000 Cash Extravaganza” has been claimed. A lawyer representing Wisepenny Enterprises, LLC, claimed the prize on April 20.
The winning ticket was purchased at Discount Smoke Shop, 340 S. Sprigg St., in Cape Girardeau. Winners have the option of collecting the prize as an annuity or as a $3.1 million lump sum. Wisepenny Enterprises, LLC, is taking the cash prize.
“$5,000,000 Cash Extravaganza
” is a $20 game that officially began Jan. 23, 2010. This is the first top prize of three to be claimed in the game. Six $1 million second-prizes have also been claimed. More than $60 million in prizes remain in the game.