A Scam Email with the Subject "NEW YEAR WINNING NOTIFICATION FROM POWERBALL LOTTERY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 05 Feb 2007 09:22:55 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Mrs Don Joyner <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
POWERBALL INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY INC. 50436 CROWN FIELDS, LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM POWERBALL BV LOTTERY 2007 Date:5th February 2007 Ref Number:PBL/ CN/ 6654/ CP Dear Consolation Prize Winner, CONSOLATION PRIZE WINNING NOTICE British and American private international e-games organizers and co-sponsors, POWERBALL LOTTO Group International, officially bring to your notice of the final draw result of the 18th January 2007 POWERBALL LOTTO -Wheel E-game which was conducted at our international corporate office complex in London,United Kingdom. Most recently this foundation set up the NEW LOTTERY SCHEME to give out prizes based on COMPUTER BALLOT SYSTEM. By doing this the foundation seek to encourage the use of Internet for academic and business pursuits. It major aim is to promote music, theater, art,literature,projects in the social and political arena with a focus on health, as well as science, research, and higher education. We wish to congratulate and inform you on the selection of your email coupon number which was selected a mong the 45 lucky consolation prize winners Your email ID identified with Coupon No. PBL 2348974321 and was selected by our E-games Random Selection System (ERSS) with entries from the 50,000 different email addresses enrolled for the E-game. Your email ID was included among the 50,000 different email addresses submitted by our partner international email provider companies. You have won a consolation cash prize of Five Hundred Thousand Pounds only. The POWERBALL LOTTO Group. BV, have approved a payout of your consolation cash prize which will be remunerated directly to you by our official Clearing Agent in spain. They will render to you complete assistance and provide additional information and processes for the claims of your consolation prize. WINNING INFO: Amount Won :500,000.00 Pounds Coupon Number: PBL 2348974321 Reference Number: PBL/ CN/ 6654/ CP Date of draw: 18th January 2007. For due processing of your winning claim, please contact Our Clearing agent who has been assigned to assist you with the following details. Fill the below form and send it to The Clearing agent FUNDS RELEASE FORM 1.FULL NAMES: 2.COUNTRY AND ADDRESS: 3.E-MAIL ADDRESS: 4.TELEPHONE NUMBER: 5.LOTTO NUMBERS: B. DRAW NUMBER: 6.TICKET NUMBER : 7.SERIAL NUMBER: 8.AMOUNT WON: 9.HOW DO YOU FEEL AS A WINNER: You are required to forward the above details to the claims agent. CLEARING AGENT'S CONTACT INFO: Contact Email: email@example.com Contact Person: Mr.Willy Morris Tel:+34-653-710-982 Once again congratulations from the management of the Powerball International Lottery on your consolation prize winning, we hope that you will use the winning for good causes and also partake in the forth coming Powerball Lottery Wheel Egames. Regards, Mrs. Don Joyner (Group Cordinator)