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Fascias 4 u / Lottery Scam

1 United Kingdom Review updated:

***Final Notification Letter***‏
From: UK National e-Lottery (maiju.heikkila@bredband.net)
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Sent: 19 December 2008 11:19:34
To:

Congratulations, Your email won(Cash Prize 715, 000 GBP) on our online draw dated, 15th December, 2008 in London, United Kingdom. To file for claims, contact our claims agent: Gail Burton. Note: You are required to provide your Full Name, Full Address, Telephone Number, Occupation, Sex, Age & Country Of Residence to the claims agent via email(gail.burton@uk-nat-elot.com) or fax(+[protected]). Best wishes. Prof. Margaret Cook Online Cordinator
Update‏
From: Gail Burton (gail.burton@uk-nat-elot.com)
Sent: 21 December 2008 13:17:43
To:






Compliments of the day,

I am in receipt of your email. I wish to inform you that you have been selected a winner in this quarter of the UK National Online Lotto Sweepstakes Promotion.

Your email address was randomly selected from over 24, 000 website on the Internet & was attached to a ticket number(04/050612/2029) which subsequently won you the lottery in the second category. You are therefore entitled to claim the sum of 715, 000.00(Seven Hundred and Fifteen Thousand Great Britain Pounds).

To file for claims, you are required to provide the following information(Full Name, Full Address, Occupation, Country Of Residence, Age, Sex, Telephone Number) via email(gail.burton@uk-nat-elot.com) or fax(+[protected]).

For security reasons, you are advised to keep your winning information confidential until your claims is processed and your money remitted to you. This is part of our precautionary measure to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program.

I shall get back to you within the next 6-12 hours.

Best regards,
Gail Burton.

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  • Sa
      23rd of Dec, 2008
    0 Votes

    Hi Tim,

    I received the same email as you mentioned, although my reply was different, the email addresses and numbers are the same. Is this a scam????
    I went along with it up until the courier company wanted 300GBP for the delivery of the parcel. HELP!

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    ***Final Notification Letter***‏
    From: UK National e-Lottery (maiju.heikkila@bredband.net)
    Sent: 19 December 2008 01:06:30 PM
    To:




    Congratulations,

    Your email won(Cash Prize 715, 000 GBP) on our online draw dated, 15th December, 2008 in London, United Kingdom.

    To file for claims, contact our claims agent: Gail Burton.

    Note: You are required to provide your Full Name, Full Address, Telephone Number, Occupation, Sex, Age & Country Of Residence to the claims agent via email(gail.burton@uk-nat-elot.com) or fax(+44 700 6096 896).

    Best wishes.

    Prof. Margaret Cook
    Online Cordinator




    Contact Courier Company for Delivery‏
    From: Gail Burton (gail.burton@uk-nat-elot.com)
    Sent: 22 December 2008 06:09:50 PM
    To: lordhowland@hotmail.com



    Congratulations,

    You have been officially cleared by the National Lottery Board(N.L.B) to receive your cash prize. Your cash prize containing: a Winnings Certificate, a Certified Bank Cheque(715, 000 GBP) and Clear Source of Funds Certificate(C.S.F.C), has been deposited with our contracted courier company, A. W. Express Courier, United Kingdom.

    You are required to contact the courier company via email and/or telephone requesting the delivery of your parcel. Their contact details is as follows:

    Courier Company: A. W. Express Courier, U.K.
    Contact Official: Terry Woodgate (Dispatch Officer)
    Email: enq@awxpress.com
    Tel.(Direct Line): +44 773 536 9816
    Fax: +44-871-247-5871
    Website: www.awxpress.com/uk

    NOTE:
    1. Your Identification Code is AEL/UKL/0736/027AG. You are required to write your Identification Code & delivery address via email to A. W. Express Courier, United Kingdom.

    2. For security reasons, ensure to keep all information about your lottery winnings confidential until your cash prize has been delivered to you. This is to avoid double claiming/disqualification.

    Kindly keep me updated on proceedings with the courier company. If you need any assistance, do not hesitate to contact me.

    Best regards,
    Gail Burton.




    I.D Code: AEL/UKL/0736/027AG‏
    From: A. W. Express Couriers (enq@awxpress.com)
    Sent: 23 December 2008 02:52:18 PM
    To: lordhowland@hotmail.com

    49 Stanley Road, Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 3UE, United Kingdom.



    I.D Code: AEL/UKL/0736/027AG

    Greetings to you,
    Thank you for contacting A. W. Express Courier, United Kingdom.

    We are in receipt of your Identification Code & delivery address. Your parcel is ready for dispatch to your location.

    In this light, we have two(2) options of delivery. The various options alongside their associated conditions are as follows:

    Option 1: Same Day/Specialist Delivery
    Insurance/Delivery Fee: £412.00
    Duration: 12-22 Hours

    Option 2: Overnight Delivery
    Insurance/Delivery Fee: £300.00
    Duration: 32-48 Hours

    You are required to choose one of the options given above.

    Note: As soon as we are in receipt of the above information, you will be given proper guidelines on how to make payment to facilitate delivery of your parcel.

    I hope to have informed you properly on behalf of this company.

    Regards,
    Terry Woodgate
    Dispatch Officer
    Tel.: +44 773 536 9816
    Fax: +44-871-247-5871
    A. W. Express Courier, United Kingdom.
    www.awxpress.com/uk

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    As with regards to the courier company mentioned in the above email, the company itself and its location is rather legitimate. But as for the e-lottery email, that is suspect. And when I contacted the courier company that is when they requested the 300GBP for the delivery...I am curious as to how this courier company is linked to the scam. Please advise further if you have any other information.

    Kind regards,

    Ty

  • Vi
      31st of Dec, 2008
    0 Votes

    i had a same email as yours. i know it is a scam, but i did reply. one thing that i belived is that if he wants play a game, I am in. haha.

  • Ni
      4th of Feb, 2009
    0 Votes

    Wow I'm only 14 and I just got this email, what is it all about?
    I'm so confused :S

  • Ma
      5th of Feb, 2009
    0 Votes

    From: UK National Lotto (notification@bredband.net)
    You may not know this sender.Mark as safe|Mark as unsafe
    Sent: Thursday, 5 Feb, 2009 4: 41 AM
    To:

    Congratulations, Your email won(Cash Prize 715, 000 GBP) on our online draw dated, 4th February, 2009 in London, United Kingdom. To file for claims, contact our claims agent: Gail Burton. Note: You are required to provide your Full Name, Full Address, Telephone Number, Occupation, Sex, Age & Country Of Residence to the claims agent via email(gail.burton@uk-nat-elot.com) or fax(+44 700 6096 896). Best wishes. Prof. Margaret Cook Online Co-ordinator

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