St. Louis man turns $2 ticket into $111,000 jackpot

A St. Louis man is $111,000 richer after claiming the Missouri Lottery’s Show Me Cash jackpot from the May 3 drawing.

James Horney, 46, purchased the winning ticket at Schnucks Market, 4333 Butler Hill Road in Concord.

Horney’s $2 Quick Pick ticket with EZ Match matched all five numbers drawn: 1, 3, 20, 33 and 34.

Show Me Cash offers a rolling jackpot starting at $50,000, which increases by at least $5,000 at each drawing. Horney was the 137th Show Me Cash jackpot winner since the game began on Sept. 8, 2008.

For an extra $1 at the time of purchase, players can add EZ Match to their Show Me Cash ticket and win cash prizes instantly.