This email with the subject "WINNING NOTIFICATION." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 16 Apr 2008 12:28:37 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "eliza debby" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
BATCH REF: APRIL/008/YY
This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of Ninety Two Thousand Great Britain Pounds (GBP92,000) for the 2008 New Year Prize Promotion which is Organized by Yahoo United Kingdom.
YAHOO! collects all the email addresses of the people that are active online, among the millions that subscribed to Yahoo, Aol, Walla, Gmail and Hotmail and few from other e-mail providers. Six people are selected yearly to benefit from this promotion and you are one of the Selected Winners.
PAYMENT OF PRIZE AND CLAIM
Winners shall be paid in accordance with his/her Settlement Center. Yahoo Award must be claimed not later than 15 days from date of Draw Notification. Any Prize not claimed within this period will be forfeited.
Stated below are your identification numbers:
BATCH NUMBER: YPA/08-40211
REFERENCE NUMBER: 20081511
These numbers fall within the England Location file, you are requested to contact our fiduciary agent in Manchester [Rev. Philip Durund] with the details below and send your winning identification numbers to him;
He shall immediately commence the process that will facilitate the release of your fund to you.
Congratulations!! once again.
Yours in service,
Dr. (Mrs.) Eliza Debby