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Sent: Sunday, April 01, 2007 6:29 PM
Subject: FILE FOR YOUR WINNINGS
> Watford, Head Office and Regional Centre EuroMillions,
> Tolpits Lane, Watford, Herts,
> WD18 9RN
> PRIZE AND AWARD NOTIFICATION
> We are pleased to inform you of the announcement today of winners of
> the MEGA JACKPOT LOTTO WINNINGS PROGRAMS held on 23rd March, 2007.
> Your company or your personal e-mail address, is attached to Ticket
> Number 9901-0148-790-691, Batch Number: 109/91300/EML, with Serial
> 66109-17 drew the lucky numbers 990-11-815-37-10-83, and consequently
> won the lottery in the 2nd category.
> You have therefore been approved for a lump sum pay out of £420,000.00
> in cash credited to file REF NO: EML/ 56-TF-8890776.
> This is from a total prize money of £10,500,000.00 shared among the
> Twenty five (25) international winners in this category.
> To claim your winning prize, you must first contact the claims
> department by email or phone for processing and remittance of your
> prize money
> to you.
> The claims officer contact email is:
> File Processing Officer
> Mr. Mark Forrester
> United Kingdom
> Email: email@example.com
> Tel: +44-701-114-9593.
> NOTE: In order to avoid unnecessary delays and complications, please
> remember to quote your reference and batch numbers in all
> with this office. Furthermore, should there be any change of your
> address, do inform us as soon as possible.
> For the quick processing of your claims, you are required to forward
> the following details via email to the File Processing Officer Mr. Mark
> Forrester, EUROMILLIONS to help facilitate the processing of your
> certificate which will employ the release of your winnings.
> [FULL NAME OF WINNER]:
> [PRESENT LOCATION]:
> [DATE OF BIRTH]:
> [WINNING EMAIL]:
> [TEL & FAX]:
> It is expected that you would forward this information to the File
> Processing Officer as soon as possible to enable him attend to your
> winnings. Once he confirms your information, your payments would be
> Furthermore, payment of your lottery winnings would be made via the
> issuance of a certified Cheque delivered to you by our affiliate
> Agency. Once again, congratulations.
> You can view evidence that we pay our winners via the below stated
> Elizabeth Walter (Mrs.),
> Euro Millions