Scam Emails Archive : Generic



This email with the subject "AWARD NOTIFICATION." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 27 Apr 2010 14:18:26 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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


We are pleased to inform you of the announcement of winners on
the 23rd of April 2010, of the BURNLEY PROMO LOTTERY, AN ASIA/EUROPE 

Your email address, is attached to ticket number 03 07 13 23 12 14 21, 
with serial number 1582-812 drew the lucky numbers 07-06-10-11-BR-ZE, 
and consequently won the lottery in the 3rd category. You have therefore 
been approved for a lumpsum payment of US$5,500,000.00 (Five Million Five
Hundred Thousand Dollars only), credited to file REFERENCE NO: 544/818/223 
and BATCH NO: 645252868-JJ98. 

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, United States of America, Europe, North America and Asia as part 
of the International Promotions Program, which is conducted bi-annually.
No tickets were sold.


Please be informed that your winnings of the sum of US$5,500,000.00 
has been zoned to the European Processing Office. Due to mix up of
some numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award confidential 
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 claims agent: MR. JOHN CARTER
via this email address (, for due processing 
and remittance of your prize money. 

Send an email with your Reference Number 544/818/223 and Batch number

Remember all prize money must be claimed not later than the 17th of May 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 correspondences 
with your agent. Furthermore, should there be any change of your address, do 
inform your claims agent as soon as possible. Congratulations from all our staff 
and thank you for being part of our promotions program.

Mrs. Haru Kei
(Online Promotion Coordinator).