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Sent: Sunday, April 01, 2007 7:24 PM
Subject: ONLINE NOTIFICATION: CONFIRM RECEIPT
British National Lottery Headquarters:
Customer Service Department
28 TANFIELD ROAD,
WINNING NOTIFICATION 2007
We happily announce to you the draw (#471) of the BRITISH NATIONAL LOTTERY (online
program), held recently. Your e-mail address attached to an electronic ticket number: 56475600545 which was assigned to your e-mail address with Serial number 5368/02 drew the lucky numbers:01 25 26 27 39 49 (bonus no.), which subsequently won you the lottery in the 2nd category i.e match 5 plus bonus.
You have therefore been approved to claim a total sum of £250,000 (Two Hundred And Fifty
Thousand Pounds Sterling) in cash credited to file KTU/9023118308/03. This is from a total cash prize of £1,000,000 shared amongst the first four (4)lucky winners in this category i.e Match 5 plus bonus.
Please note that your lucky number falls within our European booklet representative office in Europe as indicated in your play coupon (5647560054). In view of this, your £250,000 (Two Hundred And Fifty thousand pounds sterling) would be released to you by any of our payment
offices in Europe. Our European agent will immediately commence the process to facilitate the release of your funds as soon as you contact him.
To file for your claim, please contact our fiduciary agent and provide
with the information below:
Marital Status :
Country of residence:
Cell phone number:
Draw number above:
Mr. Ashley Baker
British National Lottery
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone Number: +(44) 702 403 7471
+(44) 703 190 2923