This email with the subject "Congratulations!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 06 Dec 2006 15:14:02 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was British Lottery <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Congratulations!!! Ref: BTL/491OXI/04 Batch: 12/25/0304 We are pleased to inform you of the result of the just concluded annual final draws of the British Lottery International. British Lottery draws was conducted from an exclusive list of Tweenty Five Thousand e-mail addresses of individual and corporate bodies picked by an advanced automated random computer ballot search from the internet as part of our international promotions program which we conduct every year. No tickets were sold. After this automated computer ballot, your e-mail address attached to serial number 65-5524 drew the lucky numbers 4-18-24-30-31-35 which consequently emerged you as one of first fifty (50) lucky winners in this category. Mr. Austin Green E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Tell: +44-701-115-0922 Your claims agent will assist you in the processing and remittance of your prize funds . Congratulations once again from all members of our staff and thanks for being part of our promotions program. Yours faithfully, Mr Michael Ronin. Promotions Manager British Lottery International