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Fake East Midlands Heritage Lottery Fund Promo

Subject: You have won £855,000 Pounds. Claim Your Funds Now!

Fromemail address:MAUREEN_GRANT_HAYES@live.com

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This is to inform you that, Your Email Address has won you the sum of £855,000 Pounds Sterling from THE EAST MIDLANDS HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND PROMO on our 2007 End-of-Year Charity Bonanza Promotions.

CONTACT: Mr. Ed Mayer (Promo Agent) To Claim Prize.
Phone #: +44-703-196-8520, OR 009-44-703-190-2184,OR 009-44-703-190-2168
Email: edmayer@something-new.org

Please, forward your details to the above Email to claim Funds. Thank you!



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