This email with the subject "UK LOTTERY CONGRATION" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 15 Jan 2008 12:39:50 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "UK NATIONAL LOTTERY BASE" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
The Marina Offices, St Peters Yacht Basin, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1HX England (Customer Services) Ref: WINNING NOTIFICATION We happily announce to you the draw of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY,onlineSweepstakes International program held on 2nd January 2008 It is yet to be unclaimed and you are getting the final NOTIFICATION as regards this. Youre-mail address attached to the lucky numbers: 4,6, 11, 17,31, 41 And (Bonus Ball 44), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e JACKPOT. You have therefore been approved to claim a totalsum of £2,214,747 (Two Million, Two Hundred and Fourteen Thousand Seven Hundred and Forty Seven Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file number KTU/902311832012/06 and DrawNumber: Draw 1219 As the soul beneficiary the prize has been insured with a HardCover INSURANCE POLICY called the IRREVOCABLE GUARANTY BOUND, that makes theprize NON-DEDUCTABLE.. This is part of the Country's Programme to fund forthe Olympic Games in 2012 The £1.5bn Olympic lottery puzzle (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/4719851.stm). The Olympic fund-raising games will include a TV draw The National Lottery mayhave seemed a relatively simple way of helping pay for the Olympics.The Lottery must raise £1.5bn over the next seven years to pay its share of the public money going into the Olympics. A further £650m will be raised from council tax in London and another £250m from the London Development Agency, while similar sums will be raised from ticket sales,marketing, sponsorship and the sale of television rights. You are advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claim is processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit to claim your prize. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program. Please bewarned. To file for your claim, please contact our Administration Assistant: NAME: Jefferson Kay Administration Assistant Humber & Wolds Council Tel:+44-704-5709-71 Official Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Endeavour to email him your full names, File and draw numbers, email address, telephone and fax numbers immediately. You can go to our online result site to confirm the value of your winnings and also get a prize breakdown:-http://www.national-lottery.co.uk/player/p/results/unclaimedPrizes.do Congratulations from me and members of staff of THE NATIONAL LOTTERY®. Yours faithfully, Jordan Bradwell Online Coordinator For UK NATIONAL LOTTERY Sweepstakes International Program © Copyright 2007 ®. _____________________________________________________ ® Do not reply this E-mail, contact our Administration Assistant with the above email®.