This email with the subject "USA MEGA/ AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 09 Aug 2010 18:11:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "USA MEGA INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
USA MEGA/ AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL LOTERRY CORPORATION 2240 W SAHARA AVENUE SUITE 300, LAS VEGAS, NV 89108 RE: CASH PAYOUT/ FINAL NOTICE File Number UDI 04-856 Dear Lucky Winner, We are pleased to inform you of the annoucement today, August 06th ,2010, Winner of the AMERICAN MEGA MILLIONS JACKPORT.Entry UBM-0405 was attached to your nameand drew the lucky numbers 18-22-33-34-42+16 and as a result won in category "A". You have therefore been approved for a lump sum payment of US$1,300,000.00 (ONE MILLION THREE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS) CONGRATULATIONS! Since this is the final notice, all prize money must be claimed no later than August 01st 2010, any claim not made before this date will be returned to the AMERICAN MEGA MILLION JACKPOT.Your price has been insured in its total value in your name and will be transferred when all requirements are met. This mandatory and is meant to satisfy all official laws and protocols as mandated by the American Government regulations. Please note that there can beno deductions from the prize money as it has been insured to its full value. Enclosed is a check of a portion of your winnings to help you pay legal, insurance, or processing fees that you may encounter. Please call one of our agents immedaitely after receiving this mail to intiate your claims process and activate your check. BOB SMITH KAMPBRIDGE Email: email@example.com TEL: (315) 633-4160 GUARANTEED SAFE AND SECURE, American International, is backed by the full authority and support of the Americam Government. Your winnings will be deposited in an escrow account in one of America's largest federally Charted Banks. PLEASE help us by fulfilling all requirements accordingly as all procedures are confidencial and are meant to protect our cleints. In orderto avoid cases of miappropriation and mishandling of prize monies,we advise you to please keep process confidential until you have received your winnings and it's safe in your hands. If you have not receive a phone call from one of our personnel it is because our agents could not reach you, please call the number listed above. Congratulations once again and thanks your for being part of our program. Lucy Growings Exec.V-P ,Operation