On Wednesday, a Bonita Springs woman claimed her share of Ottober’s $494 million Mega Millions jackpot.
According to the Florida Lottery, Pamela Baker, 44, the managing member of Pineapple Trust, claimed her share of the jackpot from the drawing held Friday, Oct. 14, 2022. She chose to receive her prize as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $126,004,016.
The winning Mega Millions numbers were 09 – 22 – 26 – 41 – 44, and the Mega Ball was 19. The jackpot-winning Quick Pick ticket was purchased at the 7-Eleven at 2980 Colonial Blvd. in Fort Myers. The retailer received a $100,000 bonus commission for selling the jackpot-winning ticket.
The next MEGA MILLIONS drawing will be held Friday at 11 p.m. with an estimated $84 million jackpot.