A winning lottery ticket for the May 28 Take 5 Midday drawing was sold at a Middle Village deli, The New York Lottery announced on Monday.
The winning ticket, worth $8,926, was sold at Z Star Deli, located at 66-76 69th St. in Middle Village, according to the New York Lottery.
Splitting the top prize, worth $17,852 collectively, was another lucky winner, who purchased the other $8,926 prize-winning ticket at Byrne Dairy and Deli #36, at 17 Auert Ave. in Utica.
TAKE 5 numbers are drawn from a field of one through 39. The drawing is televised twice daily at 2:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. A Lottery draw game prize of any amount may be claimed up to one year from the date of the drawing.
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