[LINK] German/Spanish variant on the Nigerian scam
Fri, 4 Oct 2002 15:33:14 +1000
No doubt somewhere along the line they will want access to my bank
account to "deposit" the money :-)
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Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2002 20:55:51 -0700 (PDT)
From: don pedro klinsman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: YOU ARE A WINNER
EL GORDO SWEEPSTAKE LOTTERY COMPANY
S.L No. 13 Herman Street Berlin,
FROM: VICE PRESIDENT
INTERNATIONALPROMOTIONS/PRIZE AWARD DEPT.
REF NO: EGS/2551256003/01BATCH NO:
14/0017/IPDDATE:19TH September, 2002.
RE: AWARD NOTIFICATION, FINAL NOTICE
We are pleased to inform you of the results of the EL
GORDO SPANISH SWEEPSTAKE LOTTERY / INTERNATIONAL
PROGRAM held on the 14th July 2002.
Your name attached to ticket number 025-11464992 ñ 750
with serial number 2113-05 drew the lucky numbers
4-18-24-30-31-35, which consequently won the
lotteryinthe 3rd category.
You have therefore being approved for a lump sum
payment of US$315,810.00 (THREE HUNDRED AND FIFTEEN
THOUSAND EIGHT HUNDRED AND TEN US DOLLARS ONLY) in
cash credited to file REF NO: EGS/255125003/01. This
is from a total cash prize of US$8,368,770.00 (EIGHT
MILLION THREE HUNDRED AND SIXTY EIGHT THOUSAND, SEVEN
HUNDRED AND SEVENTY US DOLLARS ONLY) shared among the
seventeen international winners in
Your fund is now deposited with a security company
insured to your name. Due to the mix up of some
numbers and names, we ask that you keep this award
from public notice until your claim has been processed
and your money remitted to your nominated account as
this is a part of our security protocol to avoid
double claiming or unwarranted taking advantage
ofthisprogram by participants.
All participants were selected through a computer
ballot system drawn from 25,000 names from Asia,
Australia, Middle East, New Zealand, Europe and North
America as part of our international promotions
program, which we conduct once every year. We hope
that with a part of your prize, you will tale part in
our end of the year high stake US$4.3
To commence your lottery claim please contact your
claims agent DON ALVADO FERNANDEZ foreign services
manager OCASO GRUPO SECURIDAD S.A. on TEL:
491603032192 for the processing and remittance of your
prize money to a designated account of your choice.
Remember, all prize money must be claimed not later
than 30TH OCTOBER 2002. After this date all funds
will be returned to the MINISTERIO DE
ECONOMIAYHACIENDA as unclaimed.
NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and
complications, please remember to quote your reference
and batch numbers in every correspondence with your
agent or us. Furthermore, should there be any change
of your address, do inform your claims agent as
Congratulations again from all members of our staff
and thank you for being a part of
DON. PEDRO KLINSMAN.* Do contact us as soon as you
receive this fax to
enable us send to you your prize claim
certificate.Call the number above or reply to
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