A lottery ticket worth nearly half a million dollars that was sold by a liquor store in San Leandro last month has now been claimed, California Lottery officials said Friday.
California Lottery officials said Monday they are still seeking a person who bought a ticket worth nearly $469,000 in San Leandro a month ago but has yet to claim their prize.
California is stepping up its efforts to reunite current and former residents with their long-forgotten money and property.
Millions of dollars in financial aid is being unclaimed by California low-income students qualified for college.
A lucky lottery player won more than $200,000 for a ticket bought in San Francisco, but the prize has yet to be claimed, lottery officials said.