A Scam Email with the Subject "WINNING NOTIFICATION !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 29 Dec 2014 04:48:36 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "National Lottery Commission,"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
The National Lottery Head Office Consumer Protection, National Lottery Commission, 101 Wigmore Street London W1U 1QU. Ref: uk/9420X2/22 Batch: 012/05/ZY366 WINNING NOTIFICATION: We happily announce to you the draw (#954) of THE NATIONAL LOTTERY, online Sweepstakes International program held on Saturday 26 December, 2014. Your e-mail address attached to ticket number: 00408321531 with Serial number 876/8812 drew the lucky numbers: 11 -18-20-23-32-48(bonus no 25.), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e. match 5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of 789, 000.00GBP (Seven hundred eighty nine thousand Great Britain Pounds Sterling equivalent to one million one hundred and fifty thousand united states dollars 1,150,000.00USD) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03.This is from a total cash prize of 11,845,120GBP shared amongst the (8) lucky winners in this category i.e. Match 5 plus bonus. All participants for the online version were selected randomly from World Wide Web sites through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000 unions, associations, and corporate bodies that are listed online. This promotion takes place weekly. Our agent 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 claims 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 be warned. For your claims please contact Claim Agent:- Ms. Evelyn Pedro Email:- firstname.lastname@example.org THE NATIONAL LOTTERY. Yours faithfully, Trella Andrew