WASHINGTON, DC– A Lucky for Life™ ticket purchased in the District of Columbia for the Thursday, June 4, 2020 drawing matched the first five numbers selected in the multi-state lottery game to win $25,000 A Year for Life.

This winning ticket was purchased at Gandel’s Liquors, located at 211 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE. The winning numbers were 9-18-24-26-29. The Lucky Ball was 8. The winner has yet to come forward to claim their prize. Gandel’s Liquors will receive a $1,000 commission bonus for selling the winning ticket.

Lucky for Life™ is drawn every Monday and Thursday. The game is played in 25 U.S. states and the District of Columbia. The top prize in this game is $1,000 A Day for Life. The 2nd prize is $25,000 A Year for Life. The “for life” prizes in the game are payable for the length of the winner’s natural life, with payments guaranteed for a minimum of 20 years.

The winner will have the choice between $25,000 a year for life or a one-time cash payment of $390,000. When claimed, this will be the fifth 2nd top prize winner awarded by the DC Lottery since launching the game in 2015.

Players are reminded that their game ticket is a bearer instrument. The signature on the back of the ticket determines the recognized winner. The prospective $25,000 A Year for Life winner is encouraged to contact the DC Lottery at 202-645-8000 to initiate the prize claim process. Players have 180 days from the date of the winning draw to claim their prize.

The safety and the well-being of our players, retailers and employees is a top priority at the Office of Lottery and Gaming (DC Lottery). While we are currently supporting our core business operations and the needs of our small business partners, we are doing so cautiously to contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

The DC Lottery’s Prize Center (2235 Shannon Place, SE, Washington, DC) is temporarily closed to the public in an effort to help contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Players seeking to claim prizes over $5,000, second chance prizes or obtain copies of W-2Gs for tax filing purposes can schedule an appointment with our Prize Center by calling 202-645-8000.