This email with the subject "SHELL WINNER 2012" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 04 Jul 2012 00:17:04 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "SHELL"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
SHELL PETROLEUM INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY SOUTH AFRICA. FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER. PRIZE AWARD DEPARTMENT. BATCH #: SLSA-0385-SHI TICKET #: 4278-8845-284 Reference Number: 73284294SA This is to inform you that you have won a prize money of One Million Two Hundred Thousand United States Dollars (USD$1,200,000.00) for the month of July/August, 2012 Prize promotion which is organized by SHELL PETROLEUM IT'L COMPANY. SHELL collects all the email addresses of the people that are active online,among the millions that subscribed to various websites. Six people are selected yearly to benefit from this promotion and you are one of the Selected Winners. FULL NAME: DELIVERY ADDRESS: PHONE NUMBER COUNTRY: OCCUPATION: SEX: AGE: Forward the above requested details to your cashier Mr Tom Nelson via his email: email@example.com You will receive your payment in form of cheque (International Certified) Note that USD$200 (Delivery and Insurance charges) is the ONLY amount you have to pay to receive your prize.It is not deductible which means it cannot be deducted from your cheque. Congratulations!!! Sincerely, Mr Marvin Odum President SHELL PETROLEUM DEVELOPMENT COMPANY (SPDC)