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Patrick Onwujekwe / Scam winning?

1 Nigeria

I got this email and I want to know the authenticity: INTER-LINK COURIER SERVICE PLC
96 Manchester Rd Triton way
Walkden Manchester, M28 3FU
United Kingdom.

ATTENTION: Onwujekwe Patrick Toochi,

You are welcome to Interlink Courier Services. This office has been Notified by the UK NATIONAL LOTTERY PROMOTION of the amount won by your email with their National Promotion in the amount of £500, 000 (Five Hundred Thousand British Pounds) This means that you have been officially cleared for payment by the Verifications Dept. at the headquarters of the UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL LOTTERY PROMOTION.

You are to please confirm your alternative mailing address to enable us dispatch your parcel immediately. Note that the parcel will not be delivered to P.O.Box address or street corners but to your residence this is to avoid mis-aproapriation.
With regards to this, you are required to select the most convenient of the four options below for a smooth delivery of your package to you:


(delivery within 24hrs)
Max Delivery Duration...24Hrs
Delivery/freight cost ...£80.00
Handling Fee...£100.00
Fuel Surcharge ...£ 72.00

(delivery within 48hrs)
Max Delivery Duration...48hrs
Delivery/freight cost...£60.00
Handling Fee...£65.00
Fuel surcharge...£72.00
TOTAL ...£407.00

(delivery within 72hrs)
Max Delivery Duration...72hrs
Delivery/freight cost...£50.00
Handling Fee...£40.00
Fuel surcharge ...£72.00
Vat (14%)...£55.00
TOTAL ...£317.00

Respond to this email by making a selection from the three options above.Also send to us a scanned copy of either your driver's license or any form of legal identification to serve as proof of identity.

Finally, be reminded that the deadline for the claiming of package is exactly one week after the receipt of this email . After this period, your package will be returned back to the office of U.K International Online Promotion Lottery.You are to get back to me so that I can advice you on how to make the required payments. As soon as you make the payment a tracking number will be given to you to enable you track your parcel.

NOTE: We cannot deduct delivery charges from winnings because it has been insurred to its full value of amount and issued as a cheque in your favour. Also, we do not accept Cash On Delivery (C.O.D) as it is strictly against the policy of this Courier Firm as laid down by the Management of this Courier Agency.

Thanks for your anticipated co-operation.
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