This email with the subject "CONGRATULATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 24 Apr 2007 20:31:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was UK LOTTERY <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
UK NATIONAL LOTTERY ONLINE SWEEPSTAKES. 12 BRIDGE STREET, STAINES MIDDLESEX TW18 4TP UNITED KINGDOM.. REF: LUSK/2031/8161/04 BATCH: R3/A312-59 Sir/Madam, We are pleased to inform you of the result of the Uk millions Lottery Winners International E-mail programs held on the 23th April 2007,due to the mix-up of names and email addresses the result was released on the 25th April 2007. All 50 winning email addressess were randomly selected from a computer ballot system drawn from over 100,000 companies and 50,000,000 individual email addresses and names from all over the world. Your E-mail address attached to Serial number 5368/02with raffle number:56475600545 188 . lucky numbers: (05-11-13-17-44-48-25)which consequently won in the 2ND category, you have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of £250,000.00 .(Two Hundred And Fifty Thousand pounds sterling) CONGRATULATIONS!!! This lottery was promoted and sponsored by United Kingdom Lottery Board in order to enhance and promote the use of Internet Explorer Users and Microsoft-wares around the globe. This promotional program takes place once in three years To file in your claims you are to contact the appointed agent as soon as possible for the immediate release of your winnings: DR.Richard Matlock Allen(CLAIM AGENT) Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Tel +447024077663,+447031862028 Remember, all winning must be claimed not later than two weeks, after this date all unclaimed funds will be included in the next stake.Please note in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers in all correspondence with the claims officer. Furthermore, should there be any change of address do inform our agent as soon as possible. Congratulations once more from our members of staff and thank you for being part of our promotional program. Sincerely yours, Mrs kimberly M. Dulle Director Online International Promotions Unit/Lottery Co-ordinator. N.B: 1.All claims are nullified after 14 working days from today. 2.Do inform the claims officer of any change of names or addressess. 3.All winners under the age of 18 are automatically disqualified. ............................................................................................................................. You are advised to keep your winning confidential till your claims is processed and your fund remitted to you,this notification is dispatched directly to only the 50 lucky consolation prize Winners. This notification also contains information that is proprietary,privileged or confidential or otherwise legally exempt from disclosure. If you are not the right recipient whose email address attached to the lucky numbers along with the winning informations you are not authorized to read, print, retain, copy or disseminate this notice or any part.