This email with the subject "CONGRATULATIONS !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 24 Mar 2008 00:28:23 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was UNITED KINGDOM E-LOTTERY. <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
UNITED KINGDOM E-LOTTERY. 21 Conway Road Colwyn Bay LL29 7AW United Kingdom. CONGRATULATIONS !!! Dear Winner, We are pleased to inform you,that as a result of our recent lottery draws held on 1st February 2008. An amount of One Million Two Hundred Thousand British Pound Sterling has been approved on your email address . It is our pleasure to inform you that you have emerged as a Category’C”winner of 2008 online UNITED KINGDOM E-LOTTERY E-mail Lottery promo .Your email address attached to ticket number:15 22 23 31 15 drew a lump sum prize of £1,200,000.00 (One Million Two Hundred Thousand British Pound Sterling ).All participants were elected through a computer Ballot system drawn from 25,000 individual and companies email addresses from Asia,Europe,North and South America,as part of our International promotion Program. For security purpose and clarity,we advice that you keep your winning informations confidential until your claims have been processed and your money remitted to you. To immediately collect your One Million Two Hundred Thousand British Pound Sterling ,please contact our Category "C" claims Officer: Mr.Dieter Jones Claims Officer. EMAIL: email@example.com You are advice to send the below required information to the Winnings claims officer so as to actualize the processing and subsequent release of your won funds. INFORMATION: *Full name and the address: *Telephone number: *Mobile telephone number: *Age: *Gender : *Occupation: *Your e-mail address: The claims Officer will contact you with payment procedure and advice you immediately he is in receipt of the above information. Please remember to quote your winning Number:15 22 23 31 15 in all of your correspondence. In your best interest,you must initiate contact upon receipt of this notice .You are to keep all lottery information from the public, as we will not entertain cases of multiple claims processing or compromise the privacy and security for all winners. Regards Mrs. Jane Carlton UNITED KINGDOM E-LOTTERY.