Vanessa / lottery scam
This is a copy of the email that I have received. I didn't apply for any lottery.
----- Original Message -----
From: bnl uk <email@example.com>
Sent: Mon, 2 Mar 2009 07:46:21 -0500 (EST)
Subject: YOUR WINNING NUMBER IS 37096218
Director of promotions,
British National Lottery,
Watford, Head Office and Regional Centre Camelot Group plc,
Tolpits Lane, Watford, Herts, WD18 9RN
Registered in England and Wales No. 2822203
Congratulations, you have just won yourself 850, 000.00 Great British Pounds in the satellite software email lottery conducted by British National Lottery Promotion in which your e-mail address was randomly selected by software powered by the Internet.Your email address was amongst those chosen this
quarter and you are to contact our agent for direction on how to claim your winnings delivery of your certificate, cheque of 850, 000.00 GBP, A Dell Inspiron 6400 Laptop, A British Lottery Branded T-shirt and A British Lottery Branded Baseball cap. When contacting them you are to include this order Number 37096218 as your secret number of your parcel. All participants were selected through a computer ballot system drawn form 25, 000 companies mobile numbers/email addresses, and 30, 000, 000 individual mobile numbers/email addresses from the 45 mobile networks from Australia, New Zealand, North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Middle East and Africa as part of International Promotions Program, which is conducted annually in Britain, London.
This promo is approved by the British Gaming Board and also licensed by the International Association of Gaming Regulators (IAGR). This promo is the 1st of its kind and we intend to sensitize the public. To begin the verification process of your prize, you are required to fill and submit the below verification worksheet to our representative, Dr Arthur Huluska with private email address: firstname.lastname@example.org for quick verification
All fields are required:
DATE OF BIRTH:..
WINNING MOBILE NUMBER:..
ALTERNATE MOBILE/PHONE NUMBER:..
Agent Arthur Huluska
Tel Number: +[protected]
***Yours Truly, *****
Mr. Kelvin Watson.
co-ordinator(Online Promo Programme)