From: MR. GOODLUCK ADAMS < firstname.lastname@example.org >
Sent: Fri, Jan 30, 2015 2:27 am
Subject: Atention: Beneficiary
Anti-Terrorist And Monetary Crimes Division
FBI Headquarters, Washington, D.C.
Federal Bureau Of Investigation
J.Edgar Hoover Building
935 Pennsylvania Avenue, Nw Washington, D.C. 20535-0001
We sincerely apologized for sending you this sensitive information via
e-mail instead of a certified mail, post-mail, phone or face -to- face
conversation,it is due to the urgency.
This e-mail has been issued to you in order to officially inform you that we
Have completed an investigation on an International Payment in which
was Issued to you by an International Lottery Company. With the help of our
Newly developed technology (International Monitoring Network System)
we Discovered that your e-mail address was automatically selected by an
Online Balloting System, this has legally won you the sum of $2.8million
USD from a Lottery Company outside the United States of America during our
Investigation we discovered that your e-mail won the money from an
Online Balloting System and we have authorized this winning to be paid to
you via INTERNATIONAL CERTIFIED BANK DRAFT.
Normally, it will take up to 3 to 5 business days for an INTERNATIONAL
CERTIFIED BANK DRAFT by your local bank We have successfully notified
this company on Your behalf that funds are to be drawn from a registered
bank within the World winded, so as to enable you cash the check
instantly without any Delay, henceforth the stated amount of $2.8million USD
has been deposited With International Monetary Fund(IMF).
We have completed this investigation and you are hereby approved to receive
The winning prize as we have verified the entire transaction to
be Safe and 100% risk free, due to the fact that the funds have been
deposited with IMF You will be required to settle the following bills
directly to the Lottery Agent in-charge of this transaction that is located
in COTONOU-BENIN According to our discoveries, you
were required to pay for the Following,
(1) Deposit Fee's (IMF INTERNATIONAL CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE)
(2) Shipping Fee's (This is the charge for shipping the Cashier's Cheque to
your home address)
The total amount for everything is $59 we have tried our possible best to
Indicate that this $135 should be deducted from your winning prize
but we Found out that the funds have already been deposited to the IMF and
cannot be Accessed by anyone apart from you the winner, therefore you will
be required To pay the required fee's to the Agent in-charge of this
In order to proceed with this transaction, you will be required to contact
The agent in-charge (Mr. Goodluck Adams) via e-mail Kindly look below
to find Appropriate contact information:
CONTACT AGENT NAME: MR. GOODLUCK ADAMS
E-MAIL :(email@example.com )
Direct Phone : +229-68651001
You will be required to e-mail him with the following information:
You will also be required to request Western Union or Money Gram details on
How to send the required $59 in order to immediately ship
your prize of $2.8million USD via INTERNATIONAL CERTIFIED BANK DRAFT from
IMF, also Include the following transaction code in order for him to
immediately Identify this transaction: EA2948-910.
This letter will serve as proof that the Federal Bureau Of Investigation is
Authorizing you to pay the required $59 ONLY to Mr. Goodluck Adams via
Information in which he shall send to you,
THANKS FOR YOUR CO-OPERATION.
Yours in Service,
Mr. Chuck Rosenberg – Chief of Staff/Senior Counselor
Federal Bureau of Investigation (F B I)
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