8/03/2011 - 12:14 PM
Kenner Resident Claims $325,000 Lotto Jackpot Jorge Pesantes of Kenner claimed the sole jackpot-winning ticket worth $325,000 from the July 30 Lotto drawing by the Louisiana Lottery.
Pesantes purchased his winning ticket from Super D Food Mart on West Esplanade Avenue in Kenner. The retailer will receive a one-time bonus of $3,250 or one percent of the jackpot prize, for selling Pesantes his winning ticket.
Pesantes, age 70, received $227,502 after state and federal taxes were withheld.
The winning numbers for the July 30 Lotto drawing were 07-11-22-24-28-36.
Ticket purchasers must be at least 21 years of age. The Lottery encourages anyone who may have a gambling problem or friends and family of anyone with a gambling problem to call toll free 1-877-770-7867 for help.
For security purposes, the Lottery strongly encourages players to sign the back of their tickets immediately after purchasing. More information about other Lotto winners can be found in the "Meet Our Winners" section of the Lottery's website, http://www.louisianalottery.com/.