Scam Emails Archive : Lotto/Lottery

Subject: We are pleased to inform you...

From: "e-lotto promotion" <>

This email with the subject "We are pleased to inform you..." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 16 May 2010 19:34:39 -0700 and has been classified as a Lotto/Lottery Scam.

The sender was "e-lotto promotion" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear internet user,

We are pleased to inform you of the result of our Internet Promotional 
Draws. This is a reward program for the patronage of internet services 
and all email addresses entered for this promotional draws were 
randomly selected from an internet resource database of of registered 
software and domain users.
Your email address was selected in the Category "A with Reference 
Number RGM/1313-101, and this qualifies you to be the recipient of the 
grand prize award sum of $2,500,000 (Two million, five hundred 
thousand dollars). The payout of this cash prize to you will be 
subject to the final validations and satisfactory report that you are 
the bonafide owner of the winning email address.
In line with the governing rules of claim, you are required to 
establish contact with your designated claims agent via email or 
telephone with the particulars below:
Name: Mr.Damien Lewis
Tel:+31 626 006 051
Foreign Claims Agent Netherlands Office.
You are advised to call the Claims agent for confirmation or provide 
the following information for processing the payment of your cash 
Telephone/Fax number:
Winning Reference Number:
Failure to complete the claims of your cash prize after 14 days of 
this notice will result in the revision of award. Hence, you should 
commence your claims process immediately, by contacting the claims 
agent who would be guiding you through the Claims process.
Congratulations on your Winning Prize and we look forward to 
completing your payout soon.
Yours Faithfully,
Susan C. Dollars,
Lottery Co-ordinator.