Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Congratulations!!! You Have Won $500,000

From: "Jude Smith" <>

This email with the subject "Congratulations!!! You Have Won $500,000" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 08 Sep 2008 04:27:39 -0400 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Jude Smith" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

 Date: 8th/09/2008
 Ref: 475061725
 Batch: 7056490902/188
 Winning no: GB8701/LPRC

 Dear Winner,
 We are delighted to inform you of your prize release on the 8th September,
 2008. from the Australian International Lottery programme, which is
 fully based on an Electronic selection of winners using their e-mail
 addresses.  Your name was attached to ticket number;47061725 07056490902 serial
 number7741137002 This batch draws the lucky numbers as follows 5-13-33-37-42 bonus number 17,which 
consequently won the lottery in the second category. You hereby have been approved a lump sum pay 
of US$500,000.00 (FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS) in cash credit file ref: ILP/HW 47509/02 from the 
total cash prize of US$4,000,000.00 shared amongst eight lucky winners in this category.
 All participant were selected through a computer balloting system drawn
 form Nine hundred thousand E-mail addresses from Canada, Australia, United States, Asia, Europe, 
Middle East, Africa and Oceania as part of our international promotions program which is conducted 
annually. This Lottery was promoted and sponsored by a conglomerate of some multinational companies 
as part of their social responsibility to the citizens in the communities where they have 
operational base.

 Further more your details (e-mail address) fall within our African
 representative office in West Africa, as indicated in your play coupon and your prize of 
US$500,000.00 will be released to you from this regional branch office in Nigeria. We hope with 
part of your prize, you will participate in our end of year high stakes for US$1.3 Billion
 international draw.
 Simply contact our fiducially agent In West Africa,
 Contact person.....Dr. Jude Smith.
 Phone.............+234 808 667 7331
 You are required to email your agent with the above listed email
 address and ensure to call him as soon as you have sent him the requirements
 Do not delay to call your agent for more information and directives on
 how to transfer your price money as soon as you read this massage.
 quote your reference, batch and winning number which can be found on the top left corner of this 
notification as well as your
 FULL NAME.........
 Contact Address...
 AGE ..............
 EMAIL ............
 For security reasons, we advice all winners to keep this information
 confidential from the public until your claim is  processed and your prize released to you. This 
is part of our security
 protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted  taking advantage of this programme by 
non-participant or unofficial
 Note, all winnings MUST be claimed otherwise all funds will be returned
 as Unclaimed and eventually donated to charity.
 Congratulations once again on your winnings!!!

 Best Regards
 Carol Smith