There is a new scam in a very short about some fake “Powerball” prize of 1million Euros. We thought the real Powerball operates in the US only?
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Date: Thu, 25 Oct
2007 23:15:12 -0700
Subject: POWERBALL/PRIZE AWARD DEPT
This is to inform you of the release of the E-MAIL LOTTERY BALLOT
INTERNATIONAL/WORLD GAMING BOARD.
You have been approved for a lump sum
payment of 1,000,000.00 euros only, which is deposited with the United Kingdom
Clearing house in your favor as beneficiary,with HIGH INSURANCE POLICY.All
participants were selected from 20,000.00 companies and 3,000,000.00 individual
email addresses and names.You are to contact under listed accredited agent
CONTACT NAME: PETER RAYMUND
TELEPHONE: +4470 1112 1986
PLEASE SEE THAT YOU QUOTE YOUR REF AND BATCH NUMBERS TO YOUR CLAIMS AGENT.BATCH