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MICRO SEAL LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL SCAM
The MICRO SEAL LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL
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 "MICRO SEAL LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL" and no prize money.
Example of MICRO SEAL LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL Scam Email:
MICRO SEAL LOTTERY INTERNATIONAL
INTERNATIONAL PROMOTION/PRIZE AWARD DEPT.
RE: WINNING FINAL NOTIFICATION
We are pleased to inform you of the result of the
Lottery Winners International programs held on the
20th of April 2005. Your e-mail address attached to
ticket number 1952672839363-05 with serial number
937-7353-8374 drew lucky numbers 11-76-8760-76-777 which consequently won in the 2nd category, you have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of US$ 746,000.00 (Seven Hundred and forty six Thousand United States Dollars)
Due to mix up of some numbers and names, we ask that
you keep your winning information very confidential
till your claims has been processed and your prize/money Remitted to you. This is part of our security protocol to avoid double claiming and unwarranted abuse of this program by some participants. All participants were selected through a computerballot system drawn from over 200,000.00 company and 300,000.00 individual email addresses and names from all over the world.
This promotional program takes place annually. We hope with part of your winning you will take part in our next year USD1 million ( One Million United States dollars) international lottery. To file for your claim,
please contact our/your fiducial agent Mr.Timothy Nelson whose company Euro Security Consultancy is an agent of Micro seal Lottery and they have been directed to make all payments to allthe winners after proper verification of all claims before the deadline which is May 30th 2004.
TEL: +31 610 158 659
Note that all winning must be claimed not later than
30th of May 2005. After this date all unclaimed,
funds will be included in the next stake. Please note
in order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications
please remember to quote your reference number and
batch numbers in all correspondence. Furthermore,
should there be any change of address do inform our
agent as soon as possible.
Congratulations once more from our members of staff
and thank you for being part of our promotional program.
Note: Anybody under the age of 18 is automatically disqualified.
Mrs. Rosemary Van Overmas.
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