Internet Scams Exposed

SCAM WATCH: Internet & SMS Scams - Phishing - Email Fraud

These emails and text messages are real examples of current scams. Learn to identify them. Please forward any scams you receive to Mark Hutten: They will be posted on this site without your email address.

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Another Internet Scam: From Mr. Brain Hunt - THE UK INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY

P O BOX 1010

(Customer Services)
Ref No: UK/9420X2/68
Batch No: 074/05/ZY369


    We happily announce to you the draw (#1198) of the UK INTERNATIONAL
LOTTERY,online Sweepstakes International program held on Sat 2nd July
2011.Your e-mail address attached to ticket number:56475600545188 with
Serial number 5368/06 drew the lucky numbers:08-17-33-41-43-45
(bonusno.37), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd
category i.e match5 plus bonus. You have therefore been approved to
claim a total sum of £250,000 (Two hundred and fifty thousand pounds
sterlings) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03.This is from a
total cash prize of £250.000 pounds shared amongst the (7)lucky
winners in this category i.e Match 5 plus bonus. All participantsfor
the online version were selected randomly from World Wide Web sites
through computer draw system and extracted from over 100,000
unions,associations, and corporate bodies that are listed online.
However, no tickets were sold but all email addresses were assigned to
different ticket numbers for representation and privacy and the
selection process was carried out through random selection in our
computerized email selection machine (TOPAZ).

This promotion takes place weekly. Please note that your lucky winning
number falls within our European booklet representative office in Europe
as indicated in your play coupon. In view of this, your £250,000 (Two
hundred and fifty thousand pounds sterlings) would be released to you by
any of our payment offices in Europe. For security reasons, you are
advised to keep your winning information confidential till your claims is
processed and your money remitted to you in whatever manner you deem fit
to claim your prize.

To file for your claim, please contact our Oversea claims agent.Fudiciary
Endeavour to email your full names,winning numbers,telephone and fax
numbers immediately.
Yours faithfully,
Mr. Brain Hunt

Online coordinator for THE UK INTERNATIONAL LOTTERY Sweepstakes
International Program

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