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The sender was YAHOO AWARD NOTIFICATIONS <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Yahoo & Window Live 2010 Emails Ballot Selections Award International Promotions.E-emails Select Award from Head Office United Kingdom on Friday 22nd of January 2010.
Headquarters: Customer service
68 Newman Street. City,
London . Country,
United Kingdom. Postal/Zip Code,
Dear Email Bearer,
Your email addresses
have just won a Yahoo & Window Live
Emails Award 2010 prize money
of (Five Hundred Thousand British Pounds Sterling) (GBPÂ500,000.00)
on Friday 22nd of January
2010, Award winners emerge
through random selection of all active email subscribers online. Six are
selected to benefit from this Yahoo
$ Window Live International promotions United
Payment Of Prize And Claim:
Winners are to be paid in accordance with his/her Settlement Center . This Prize Award must be claimed in not later than one month from date of draw notification after which unclaimed prizes are cancelled.
your identification numbers:
These numbers fall within the United Kingdom file. Thus, you are requested to contact our fiduciary agent in United Kingdom and send your winning identification numbers to him for your winning payment.
Contact the office of Yahoo & Window Live lottery winning agent immediately for your prize award payment:
Name: Mr.Michael Douglas ( United Kingdom office of Lottery Winning Claim Agent ).
Office Tel/ Fax: +44 844 77 46382
Kindly send the following information to the office winning claim agent for verifications and to facilitate the release of your winning prize money.
6. Date of birth
7. Marital Status
8. E-Mail Address
10. Contact Address
11. Copy of your International passport or Drivers license or your any of picture identification of yourself, Once your agent acknowledge receipt of the above required details, your winning payment will be transfer in your country destination bank account.
For security reasons of your lottery winning money, no staff has any right to temper or deduct anything from the total winnings until it transfer to you do to British Gambling insurance policy overage regulations.
Dr. A. W. George
Lottery Board Director
Office United Kingdom .
Mrs. Jeniffer Loma
British Microsoft Award International Award