This email with the subject "Ref No:PBL/CN/6654/CP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 27 Jun 2007 20:29:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Lottery Board <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Ref No:PBL/CN/6654/CP Dear Consolation Prize Winner, CONSOLATION PRIZE WINNER NOTICE Europe/ America private international e-games organizers and co-sponsors,POWERBALL LOTTO Group , officially bring to your notice of the final draw result of the 26th June 2007 POWERBALL LOTTO -wheel E-game which was conducted at our international corporate office complex in The 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. Its 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 among the 6 lucky consolation prize winners Your email ID identified with coupon No. PBL2348974321 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 consultation cash prize of GBP 1,000,000.00 (One Million Great British Pounds Sterlings) only. The POWERBALL LOTTO Group. BV, have approved a payout of your consolation cash prize which will be remunerated directly to you by the official Payment Agency Board. Our DUE PROCESS UNIT (DPU) will render to you complete assistance and provide additional information and processes for the claims of your consolation prize. For due processing of your winning claim, please contact the DPU Information Officer Mr Jeffery Brooks who has been assigned to assist you.You are to contact him with the following details for the release of your winnings. Please contact me thru my mail address Claims Requirements: 1.Name in full: 2.Home Address: 3.Age: 4.Occupation: 5.Phone Number: 6.Present Country: 7.Sex: Contact E-mail: email@example.com Once again congratulations from all our staffs on your consoltation prize winning, we hope you will part take our forth coming POWERBALL LOTTO -wheel Email-games. Regards Mrs. Monica Embers. (Group Coordinator)