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Email Scam From Free Lottery Corp. United Kingdom

Another short and sweet scam email. You can't possibly be fooled by this, can you?!

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FREE LOTTERY CORP., UNITED KINGDOM.

Dear Sir/Madam,
We wish to inform you that your email address emerged as one of our winning email addresses in our promotional sweepstakes held lately.

Hence you have been declared a winner of the winning sum payout of £1,356,000.00 Pound Sterling which is equivalent to $2,876,000.00. In order to claim your winning prize you are required to contact your agent for your claim verification form which you are to fill out. you can contact your agent with the information given below.

Names of Agent: Mr. Terry Contti
Email: terry-cnt@hotmail.com or terry-cntt@excite.com
Phone: (+44)-7031849823 and 7024064239

All participants/winners of this online promotion programme were
selected randomly from various websites through computer draw system and extracted from close to 200,000 Companies and unions the are sponsors of our promotional programme.

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From Metz-Moore, Melissa Thu Aug 7 20:01:13 2008
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Received: from 169.139.112.4 (EHLO webmail.staff.lakeschools.local) (169.139.112.4)
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Received: from iris.Staff.LakeSchools.local ([10.0.30.222]) by webmail.staff.lakeschools.local with Microsoft SMTPSVC(6.0.3790.2499);
Thu, 7 Aug 2008 23:01:23 -0400
Content-class: urn:content-classes:message
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/alternative;
boundary="----_=_NextPart_001_01C8F903.04B37680"
Subject: FREE LOTTERY CORP., UNITED KINGDOM.
Date: Thu, 7 Aug 2008 23:01:13 -0400
Message-ID: <315195ff39e06744bc82dabb347d294101cea2dd@iris.staff.lakeschools.local>
Thread-Topic: FREE LOTTERY CORP., UNITED KINGDOM.
Thread-Index: Acj5AwH0beB4QimLSqG3NLQKflFW9A==
From: "Metz-Moore, Melissa"
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Return-Path: MetzMooreM@lake.k12.fl.us
Content-Length: 2671
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1 comments:

  1. MarlyMS said,

    tnx for posting this one

    on August 8, 2008 at 8:07 AM