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FreeLotto Lottery Scam Email

The FreeLotto lottery scam email shown below claims that the recipient has won money in an international lottery. The email is an attempt to initiate a dialogue with potential victims and subsequently trick them into sending money to the scammers responsible. There is no prize money.

This lottery scam users the name of a legitimate lotto website in an attempt to make its spurious claims more believable. The email is not associated with FreeLotto.com, a genuine lotto provider.

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Email Lottery Scams - International Lottery Scam Information



Example of the FreeLotto Lottery Scam Email.
(Received from scammers, January 2005)
THE FREE LOTTO COMPANY
HOLLAND HEAD OFFICE
BURDENSTRAAT 21B,
2053 DS AMSTERDAM,
HOLLAND.

FROM:THE DESK OF THE MANAGING DIRECTOR
THE FREE LOTTO COMPANY:WINNING FINAL NOTIFICATION.CONGRATULATIONS!!!

We are please to announce you as one of the 10 lucky winners in the FreeLotto draw held on the 16th of January 2005. All 10 winning addresses were randomly selected from a batch of 50,000,000 international emails.Your email address emerged alongside 9 others as a category 2 winner in this year's Annual FreeLotto Draw.

Consequently,you have therefore been approved for a total pay out of 1,000,000 Us Dollars (one million Dollars) only.in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers all correspondence

1,Email ticket number: ticket number175420658766483
2,BATCH:427901527-Dg43
3,The file Ref number: 232/656/4509
4,lucky numbers 8-16-18-23-31-45
5,lotto code number: FL09622Holland
Please contact the underlisted claims officer as soon as possible for the immediate release of your winnings:

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Advocate Dr JOhn Peters
Telephone number +31 -626 448 919
Fax: +31-847-371-493
Email : bejesbejesfirms@netscape.net
bejesbejeslaw firm
21B EGGERRST RAAT NN 102
AMSTERDAM, N.L

For processing and remittance of your cash to a designated account of your choice. remember,all winnings must be claim not later than January 25th 2005, After this date,All unclaims funds will be returned to the International Lotto, you should contact advocate Dr john peters about the claimant procedures, send your fax and telephone to Advocate Dr John Peters, this will enable his office to send the claims application form (A4)to you the Beneficiary.

Please note,in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications please remember to quote your reference number and batch numbers all correspondence. Furthermore,should there be any change of address do inform the advocate Dr John Peters as soon as possible. Dr John Peter is responsible for the processing of your approved file to the bank for payment. Congratulations once again, from all members of staff and thank you for being part of our promotions program.

Once again on behalf of all our staff,reply to(bejesbejesfirms@netscape.net)

CONGRATULATIONS!!!

Sincerely,
Sophia Halendale
Promotions Manager
The Lotto company
Holland & Europe.