Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: Alexandra Davis <>

This email with the subject "YAHOO!!! MAIL CONGRATULATES YOU!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 24 Jan 2008 02:16:44 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Alexandra Davis <>, although it may have been spoofed.

                            Congratulations You                     
Yahoo! News - 

Lottery Messenger Yahoo! Lottery Results You won 480,000.00! Yahoo! Mail congratulates you! 
From:Yahoo International Internet Lottery
Promotion Award Headquarters U.K :67a, Bexon
Court Carlton Liverpool  shire, 
Liverpool mc4 1St Essex
United Kingdom   Customer Service:
580 NCA 85914 Ref: YUKIIILPA/941OYI/04
Dear Winner,

Yahoo! Mail announce you as one of the 10 lucky winners in the ongoing Yahoo Lottery Draw for the  24/1/ 2008.
 All 10 winning email addresses were randomly selected from a batch of 50,000,000 international emails each from Canada , Australia , United States , Asia, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Oceania as part of our international promotions program which is conducted annually,consequently, you have been approved for a total pay out of 480,000.00 (FOUR  HUNDRED AND EIGHTY THOUSAND GREAT BRITISH POUNDS STERLING ONLY ).
This Lottery was promoted and sponsored by a conglomerate of some multinational companies as part of their social responsibility to the citizens in the communities and the whole world where they have operational base. Further more your details(e-mail address) falls within United Kingdom representative office, as indicated in your play coupon and your prize of 480, 000.00 will be released to you from this regional branch office here in United Kingdom.
How to get your fund claimed
These are your identification numbers
Customer Service: 680 NCA 85914
Ref: EAAL/851OYHI/04
Batch No Lotto 6/49
Draw Coupon : Match 6+B
Ref No: 474061725/04,
Batch: 7056490902/188,
Winning No: GB8701/LPRC
Insurance No:8179TDWW
Pin   1206
To file for your claim, please contact our certified and accredited corresponding agent here in U.K immediately for category "A" winners for quick and urgent release of your fund, contact information is as follow: -:
Contact Our Overseas Claim Agent/Representative
Name: Dr. Smith Johnson & Associates(Esq.)
Legal attorneys Group: No 25 Gill building
Vet  hill fiden Liverpool United Kingdom
Telx:+44 7024054336
Fax:+44 87097 49483
Endeavour to email him with your claim details
 1, Full Names:
 2, Date of birth:    
 3, Present Contact Address:
 4. Country Of Residence:
 5. Netionality: 
  6. Tel/Fax:                      
   7.Ref: No   
  8. Batch: No 
 9. Pin No
 10.  Beneficiary 
 11. Occupation
 12. Sex:
 13. Total amount won 

Remember: all prize money must be claimed within 30 days of this notification. All funds not claimed on or before the fixed date will be returned as unclaimed and donated to charity organizations. 
Please be warned : For security reasons, we advice all winners to keep this information confidential from the public until your claim is processed and your prize released to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted taking advantage of this program by non-selected winner or unofficial personnel.

Yours Sincerely 

The staff
            Derbyshire Shop Syndicate Diane DowningPete Kyle
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