This email with the subject "HELLO WINNER" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 03 Dec 2006 03:40:01 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Online coordinator <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
The National Lottery P O Box 1010 Manchester, M70 1NM UNITED KINGDOM (Customer Services) Ref: UK/9420X2/68 Batch: 074/05/ZY369 Dear Lucky Winner, RE: BONUS LOTTERY PROMOTION PRIZE AWARDS WINNING NOTIFICATION We are pleased to notify you the draw (999) of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY, Online Sweepstakes International Lottery Program held on 1st December,2006 Participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn from a pool of over 25,000 names of distinguished professionals drawn from all over the world as part of our i nternational promotions programmed conducted annually to encourage prospective overseas entries. We hope with part of your prize awards, you will take part in our subsequent lottery jackpots. The result of our computer draw (#978) selected your name and email address attached to e-ticket number: 56475600545 188 with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers: 03.15.16.19.20.24(26 Bonus Ball), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e. match 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of Â1,856,652(One Million Eight Hundred AND Fifty Six Thousand, Six Hundred and Fifty Two Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03.This is from a total cash prize of Â16,533,022 shared amongst the first Nine (9) lucky winners in this category i.e. Match 5 plus bonus. Your prize award has been insured in your name and is ready for claims. Please be informed that claims not processed within the stipulated period may be forfeited to the pool without further notice. Our European agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him. You may wish to establish contact via e-mail with the particulars presented below citing the batch and reference numbers to this letter between the hours of 8.00am - 7.30pm on Monday through Friday. Overseas Claims Unit United Kingdom Lottery Fiduciary Contact Person: Mr. Kings Robert Email: email@example.com Tel: +44-701-112-1491 Our winners are assured of the utmost standards of confidentiality, and press anonymity until the end of proceedings, and beyond where they so desire. Be further advised to maintain the strictest level of confidentiality until the end of proceedings to circumvent problems associated with fraudulent claims. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. To avoid unnecessary delays and complications, details required facilitating fund release, you are to fill the claims form below and submit to the agent officer for speed release of your winning funds FULL NAME:_____________________________________________________________ SEX:___________________________________________________________________ COMPANY: IF ANY _______________________________________________________ FULL CONTACT ADDRESS:_______________________________________________ PHONE:________________________________________________________________ CELL:__________________________________________________________________ FAX:___________________________________________________________________ CITY:__________________________________________________________________ STATE:_________________________________________________________________ ZIP CODE:______________________________________________________________ COUNTRY: _____________________________________________________________ OCCUPATION: __________________________________________________________ CONGRATULATIONS!!! At your disposal, we remain. Very Truly Yours, John Smith FINAL NOTICE...YOU HAVE WON