This email with the subject "Fw: ESTEEMED WINNER!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 13 Feb 2008 09:30:16 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "ratsenburger" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
----- Original Message ----- From: "UK ONLINE LOTTERY PROMO" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, February 14, 2008 2:11 AM Subject: ESTEEMED WINNER!!!
UK Lottery Headquarters Customer Service 28 TANFIELD ROAD,CROYDON,LONDON Batch: UKL/491OXI/04 We happily announce to you the draw (#0147) of the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY,online Sweepstakes International program held on Saturday 9Th Febuary 2008. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 96857354626 with Serial number 8249/01 drew the lucky numbers, which subsequently won you the lottery in the 3rd category i.e match 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of £1,000,000 (One million Pounds sterling) in cash credited to file KTU/8023485308/91.This promotion takes place weekly until the end of the year(31/12/2008). The bank officer will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him. For security reasons, 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. Contact the paying officer stating your batch number (UKL/491OXI/04) for claims below: Name: Mr. Thomas Hendricks Email: email@example.com Tel: +44-703-196-4007, Tel: +44-703-196-4270 YOUR DETAILS 1. Name: 2. Address: 3. Marital Status: 4. Occupation: 5. Age: 6. Sex: 7. Nationality : 8. Country Of Residence: 9. Telephone Number: 10. Fax Number: Yours faithfully, Mr. John Moore