This email with the subject "RE/ AWARD NOTIFICATION; FINAL NOTICE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 23 Jan 2010 09:35:55 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "PETER WOODS"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
ATTENTION: RE/ AWARD NOTIFICATION; FINAL NOTICE We are pleased to inform you of the announcement today,23rd,january 2010, of winners of the VICTORY PROMO LOTTERY,THE SPAIN/ INTERNATIONAL, PROGRAMS held on 20th january 2010. Your email address,is attached to ticket number 023-0148-790-459, with serial number 5073-11 drew the lucky numbers 43-11-44-37-10-43, and consequently won the lottery in the 3rd category. You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of US$5,500.000.00 in cash credited to file REF NO. SSW/25041238013/03. This is from total prize money of US$80,400,000.00 shared among the seventeen international winners in this category. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from a collation of frequent internet users from all over the world from Australia, New Zealand, America, Europe, North America and Asia as part of International Promotions Program, which is conducted bia-annually. CONGRATULATIONS! Your fund is now deposited with a Security company insured in your name. Due to the mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award strictly from public notice until your claim has been processed and your money remitted to your account. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming or unscrupulous acts by participants of this program. We hope with a part of you prize, you will participate in our end of year high stakes US$1.3 billion International Lottery. To begin your claim, please contact your claim agent; MR PETER WOOD, FOREIGN SERVICE MANAGER, RAYMOND CROSSROAD, SPAIN, via this email address (firstname.lastname@example.org) For due processing and remittance of your prize money to a designated account of your choice. Remember, all prize money must be claimed not later than 31st january 2010. After this date, all funds will be returned as unclaimed. NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please remember to quote your reference and batch numbers in every one of your orrespondences with your agent. Furthermore, should there be any change of your address, do inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Congratulations again from all our staff and thank you for being part of our promotions program. Sincerely, MR.JOHN ANDERSON THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER, VICTORY PROMO LOTTERY,THE SPAIN.