After several years Missouri’s random lottery numbers have paid off

Missouri man won $64,000 in the lottery using “random” numbers that he used for many years.

According to the Missouri Lottery, the ticket was purchased by a St. Charles County resident for the Sept. 2 Show Me Cash drawing at On The Run in St. Charles.

The ticket match all five numbers of the drawing — 3-5-12-18-21-21 — winning a $64,000 jackpot.

Officials were told that the winner had been using the same numbers for many years but that the numbers don’t have any special significance to him.

He said;

“They were random. I took a [playslip] and chose some numbers. I have been playing them ever since.”

According to the Missouri Lottery, the man was the 38th Show Me Cash winner in 2021.