UK Lotery scam

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  1. Nemos Janitor

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    Received this in my mail today. Nearly went out and bought a DBS. Before I answered thought i might just check if it was a scam.


    CONGRATULATIONS: YOU ARE OUR 2009 JACKPOT WINNER:
    The UK National Lottery Board
    REFNº: EGS/2251256003/02
    BATCH Nº: 14/0017/1PD
    WINNING #: 60/84/27/17/36/44
    Date: 15/12/2009.


    FROM: THE DESK OF THE MANAGING DIRECTOR.

    JACKPOT PRIZE WINNING NOTIFICATION:

    The U.K National Lottery hereby officially inform you of the result of the end of the year E-mail ballot lottery international program draw held in Great Britain on Saturday the December 12, 2009, in commemoration of the end of this fiscal year 2009. Your email account attached to ticket number 902710842777000 with serial number 2677/09 drew the lucky number: 70, 84, 27,17,36,44 with a bonus jackpot number {77} have been picked as the jackpot winner of THREE MILLION FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND BRITISH POUNDS STERLING ONLY {£3,500,000..00}. This result is now released to you this day 15/12/2009.

    You are to contact the funds claims department under the office of your accredited claims agent: Mr. Ian Wandle via emails: {ianwandleclaimsdesk@mynet.com, ianwandleclaimsdesk@latinmail.com, ianwandleclaimsdesk1@latinmail.com or ianwandledesk@mynet.com}, and you are to quote your detailed information and your email address for the verification and confirmation of your winnings as follows: 1. Full Names:, 2. Address:, 3. Marital Status:, 4. Occupation:, 5. Age:, 6. Sex:, 7. Nationality:, 8. Country of Residence:, 9. Telephone Number:, 10. Fax Number:, 11. Winning Number:

    Congratulations from all the staffs and thank you for luckily being part of the email account users program

    Dr. P. Swier,
    {Manager Director}.
     
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  3. mnd123

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    Nemo - first question, did you enter the UK lottery? If not, prob a scam ;)

    I get these weekly - great fun
     
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    viper357 Admin MASA Contributor

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    lol, those have been going around for a few years, I've won it about 7 times in the last 2 years :p
     
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    Nemos Janitor

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    IC ;) So you decided to move house to collect.:whistling:
     
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    I had to, they wouldn't let me take the funds out of the country :whistling:
     
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    I used to get alot of this here's the latest: [​IMG]
     
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    They had a black DBS at sandton city. That has to be the best looking car in the world...
    Literally stood there, stared, walked around some more, etc.
     
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    neighbor 5 doors down traded his XK-R in for a silver DBS.... every day I drive past and drool....
     

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