Peter Taylor Lotto Scam

Posted: April 23, 2008 in 419 Nigerian scams, E-Mail fraud, lotto scam, scam
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Here we go again, another scam. Since when do they ask for your marital status and country of origin when you win a lotto? Claims agent or fraudster? One more bottom feeder to add to the list.

From: dtippk@streamyx.com
Subject: LOTTERY DEPT 2008
Date: April 22, 2008 1:43:35 PM EDT (CA)
Reply-To: webdrawsupdate01@gmail.ca

THE BRITISH NEW YEAR LOTTERY ANNOUNCEMENT / 2008

which was held on April 21st, 2008. Your e-mail address
attached TICKET NUMBER: 74454774, SERIAL NUMBER: 144-66584,with DREW
LUCKY NUMBERS: 5-21-23-34-61-72 that drewn a prize of 516,778.00 GREAT
BRITISH POUNDS

REQUIRED INFORMATION NEEDED
FULL NAME, ADDRESS, TEL, SEX, AGE, MARITAL STATUS, OCCUPATION, COUNTRY

CLAIMS AGENTS
Mr.Peter Taylor
Tel: +44 7045709019, +44 7031877104
Email: webdrawsupdate02@gmail.com

YOUR SECURITY FILE REFERENCE NUMBER IS UKL/K5998/U4. (keep personal).
Remember, your winning must be claimed not later than (ONE MONTH OF
NOTIFICATION).

Mrs.Lucy Baines
LOTTERY CO ORDINATOR

Comments
  1. Anonymous says:

    I gave the phone number a call just for a bit of fun, I asked him why he needed to know my occupation, he told me it was to ensure the money was not going to be used to fund terrosim organisations.
    I then told him that I’ll get my friend who is in the UK to come and pick the money up straight away, he just kept telling me send me the details. When you call them and talk you realise how un-intelligent these people are. Anyway, I’ll keep calling him, they get really frustrated after a while. (I call about once every hour for a couple of days.)

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