British International E-Lottery Promotion Sweepstakes Informative - Email Scam
I received the following Email today...obviously another scam. Funny thing is knowing how lucky I really am! I have several different Email address I use for various reasons...and THREE of them had this message, and if you'll notice, there are four winners worldwide! WOW! Four winners world wide and I won three of those four!
Date: Fri, 28 Sep 2007 21:00:04 -0400
From: "Mrs. Diana Banker"
Subject: Ref No: BOL-C/ 18-F0672312
Ref No: BOL-C/ 18-F0672312
Zonal Draw No: GMLA2-006
Grand Draw No: 15021
Attention: Lucky Lottery Winner,
We are pleased to inform you that your email address was selected among
the four lucky winners of British International E-Lottery Promotion
Sweepstakes held recently as part of our Experimental Bonanza. Winners
were selected through a computer ballot system drawn randomly from a pool
of over 100,000 names of e-mail addresses from World Wide Web in all
over Europe, America, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Middle-East, parts
of Africa, and North & South America.
You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of 250,000 GBP
(Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Great British Pounds) in cash credited to
file BOL/9023110508/02. This is from a total cash prize of
1,000,000.00 GBP shared amongst the four (4) lucky winners in this category.
To file for your claims, please contact our claims director (Mr.
William Freetown) who is to guide and facilitate the release of your funds.
Ensure you provide him with the requested information below:
* FULL NAMES:
* CONTACT ADDRESS:
* TELEPHONE NUMBER/FAX NUMBER:
* BATCH NUMBER:
* REFERENCE NUMBER:
Mr. William Freetown
Mrs. Diana Banker