Scam Emails Archive : Lotto/Lottery



This email with the subject "IMPORTANT INFORMATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 31 Jan 2010 07:33:28 -0800 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.

The sender was EURO LOTTERY <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Hello Sir/madam,
 I came across your contact in a  journal. I work with The Euro 

Lottery. I am soliciting your assistance for a swift transfer of  

should you be willing to assist me in this project, you will be 

giving me just 40% of your winnings.

I am the balot systems operator, i am in charge of picking up 

wining numbers randomly from the systems , this is were you come 

in, i can make you a winner, but you must register for the lottery 

online first ,then i will input your numbers as one of the winners 

and due to my position your number will certainly be declared a 

Naturally, every body would like to play a lottery if they are 

assured of winning.and that is were i come in to make you a winner, 
please do not take for granted this once in a life time opportunity 

as we both stand to collectively gain from this at the success of 

the transaction.
Should you be willing to assist me in this transaction please 
do respond
Dr Sean Richards [JP.