A Scam Email with the Subject "THE MERCEDES-BENZ COMPANY PROMOTION/PRIZE AWARD" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 24 Jun 2010 02:59:05 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was THE MERCEDES-BENZ COMPANY PROMOTION <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
THE MERCEDES-BENZ COMPANY PROMOTION/PRIZE AWARD
Dear Email Owner, Congratulations!!
We are pleased to notify you that about the Mercedes-Benz Company Online Sweepstake Promotion/Prize Award Program in association with the International Leads Marketing Email domain and support for the promotion of 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa.
Among the 500,000.00 email addresses of individuals and companies from Africa, Asia, America, Australia, Europe, Middle East, and New Zealand etc selected by computing electronic ballot system drawn, congratulation that your e-mail address attached to Ticket # 694/7560/0545/721, Serial # 886/09, drawn the Lucky No. 016/213/3517, which subsequently won towards 1st category file covering the sum of GBPÂ250, 000. 00 (Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Great British Pounds).
Your winning fund will be release to you by our paying bank as our agent will immediately commence the process guidelines to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him to file your claim, kindly contact your appointed claim agent immediately through email bellow and wait for his response.
Name: Mr. Juan Colombas
Due to high volume of calls, you can send him a fax for quick response
NOTE: please send to your claims agent the following information by email.
Lady Rose Robison