The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic

Subject:  Fw: CONTACT WESTERN UNION FOR YOUR WINNING PRIZE NOW,
From:  Arthur Carter <apaulc36@yahoo.com>
Date:  Fri, 20 Mar 2009 21:19:12 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Fw: CONTACT WESTERN UNION FOR YOUR WINNING PRIZE NOW," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 20 Mar 2009 21:19:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Arthur Carter <apaulc36@yahoo.com>, although it may have been spoofed.



--- On Mon, 3/16/09, marku4go <marku4go@o2.pl> wrote:

From: marku4go <marku4go@o2.pl>
Subject: CONTACT WESTERN UNION FOR YOUR WINNING PRIZE NOW,
To:
Date: Monday, March 16, 2009, 2:34 PM

´╗┐Dear Winner,

We are writing in respect to your unclaim lotto winning prize of $850,000USD( Eight Hundred and 
fifty Thousand US Dollars only) which you won through the email-ballot draws in our Euroafric Lotto 
Award in 2008 in the second category prize winnings.We wish to inform you that your total prize 
money of $850,000USD has been scheduled for payment Via Western Union System after our initial 
letter to your address for your payment was not replied.You are here by requested to contact 
Western Union Office through this e-mail address:

Contact Person:Name:Sir.John Booma
( wwwwestern_union@live.fr )
Telephone:+2299220361

E-mail (wwwwestern_union@live.fr ) The only money you will send to the office of Western Union to 
transfer your Winning Prize in your country is $355us Dollars only being their official processing 
fee so far.Again, don't be deceived by anybody to pay any other money except $355 US  Dollars You 
are contact Western Union office as directed above for your payment,and do Re-confirm bellow 
info's. to them:

Receiver name------------- 
Country-------------- 
City---------------- 
Tel---------------- 
Test question------------- 
Test Answer---------------- 

As soon the required fee of $355.00 is send today for the renewing reconfirming the payment file of 
your funds you will start receiving your funds as from tomorrow.
Send the $355.00 dollar through western  union with the name and address below:

Receiver name ----------------Abisi John
Country-----------------------Benin Republic
City--------------------------Cotonou 
Test Question-----------------GOD  
Answer-------------------------BLESS
M T C N------------------------
SENDER,s NAME-------------------
Amount-------------------------$355.00

Thanks,
Dr Mark Ugo
President International Lotto Commission.