This email with the subject "Yahoo/Msn Lottery" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 19 Aug 2008 23:00:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mr Wesley benson" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Yahoo/Msn Lottery Incoperation Baley House, Har Road Sutton, Greater London SM1 4te United Kingdom. YAHOO /MSN LOTTERY WINNING NOTIFICATION We happily announce to you the draw of the Yahoo Lottery Intl Inc programs held on the 18th of APRIL 2008 in London. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 56475600545 188 with Serial number 5388/02 drew the lucky numbers: 31-6- 2614457, which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category. You are therefore, been approved to claim a total sum of £5,000.000.00 pounds GREAT BRITAIN STELLING for the month of APRIL 2008 lottery win promotion which is organized by MSN & YAHOO LOTTORY INTL INC .Every month. Your winning fall in Europe! Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European booklet representative office in United Kingdom as indicated in your coupon. In view of this, your £5,000.000.00 pounds GREAT BRITAIN STELLING would be released to you by any of our payment offices in United Kingdom. Our agent zoned for European paying Bank will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him YAHOO/MSN, collects all the E MAIL ID of the people that subscribes to yahoomail,msn, hotmail, aol, altavista, and others online, among the billions that subscribe to us only five people will be merge for winnings we only select five people every Month as our winners through electronic balloting System without the winner applying, we are congratulating you for having been one of the lucky people that won for this month. PAYMENT OF PRIZE AND CLAIM You are to contact your Claims Agent on or before your date of Claim, Winners shall be paid in accordance with his/her Settlement Centre.Yahoo Lottery Prize must be claimed not later than 15 days from date of Draw Notification after the Draw date in which Prize has won. Any prize not claimed within this period will be forfeited and retrieved. CLAIMS PROCESSING FORM First Name: Last Name: Sex: Office/Resident: Address: Telephone: Mobile: Fax: Occupation: Date of Birth: Nationality: Country: Winner's E-mail: Annual Income: Best Regard Mr Wesley benson Online Claims Agent To file for your claim send identification and details of claim to:Oversea Payment and Release Order Department CLAIMS PROCESSING LOTTERY AGENT With a scanned copy of your international passport or drivers license for official record and payment files. (CONTACT EVENTS MANAGER) Name Mr Wesley benson Email: email@example.com NOTE: YOU ARE STRONGLY ADVISED TO KEEP ALL YOUR WINNING AND WINNING DETAILS CONFIDENTIAL TILL CLAIM IS MADE TO AVOID WRONG CLAIMING. ANY BREACH OF CONFIDENCIAL DISQULIFIES YOU FROM GETTING YOUR PRIZE. Congratulations once more!! Yours Sincerely, Mrs.Florina Bent (Yahoo/Msn Lottery Games/Lottery Coordinator). CONGRATULATIONS!!! FROM YAHOO/MSN ONLINE LOTTERY BOARD. Telephone: +447031856725