This email with the subject "LUCKY WINNER" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 03 Mar 2007 20:27:45 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was BRITISH NATIONAL LOTTERY <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
GOVERNMENT ACCREDITED LICENSED!!! BRITISH ONLINE INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY IS REGISTERED UNDER THE DATA PROTECTION ACT OF; (Registration Z720633X). British Lottery Headquarters: Customer Service 28 TANFIELD ROAD, CROYDON.LONDON Ref: BTL/491OXI/04 Batch: 12/25/0304 WINNING NOTIFICATION We happily announce to you the draw (#471) of the BRITISH NATIONAL LOTTERY,online Sweepstakes International program held on 1st January, 2007. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 56475600545 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 05 21 23 28 40 48 26(bonus no.), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.ematch 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of £250,000 (Two Hundred And Fifty thousand pounds sterling) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03. This is from a total cash prize of £10,000,000 shared amongst the first four (4) lucky winners in this category i.e Match 5 plus bonus. All participants for the online version were selected randomly from World Wide Web sites through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000 unions, associations, and corporate bodies that are listed online. This promotion takes place weekly until the end of the year. (31/12/2006) Please note that your lucky winning number falls within our European booklet representative office in Europe as indicated in your play coupon. (5647560054) In view of this, your £250,000 (Two Hundred And Fifty thousand pounds sterling) would be released to you by any of our payment offices in Europe. Our European agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him. For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claim is processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize. please you are advised to contact the agent with your winning numbers, this is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. Please be warned. To file for your claim, please contact our fiduciary agent and Provide him with the information below: 1.Name: 2.Address: 3.Marital Status: 4.Occupation: 5.Age: 6.Sex: 7.Nationality: 8.Country Of Residence: 9.Telephone Number: (country code): 10.Fax Number: 11.Draw Number above: Mr. Emmanuel Loiseau Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Phone Number:+447045708285 ( Fudiciary Agent)