This email with the subject "Fwd: Batch No: 074/05/ZY369/Ref No: UK/9420X2/68." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 14 May 2008 15:24:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Richard Tatro <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
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