Persons who have already sent their personal information or who have already responded to the fake email message (see below), are asked to be careful next time or contact the police, because the information that they have sent will be used by lottery scammers in an attempt to trick them into sending money or more information, may even be used to steal their identities.
The "United Kingdom ATM Lottery" Scam
Subject: UK Lottery winning Notification
Reply to: email@example.com
From the Desk of Mrs Cynthia Royce
United Kingdom Lottery Commision
Dear email user,
Your email address won you a prize money of GBP£2,600,000,00 in the UNITED KINGDOM ATM LOTTERY in collaboration with the African Union T(AU) Held on 2nd of January 2018 in London, United Kingdom. Your winning Reference number is uk/utbtg876015 with batch number 2150017,
For claims, Email us your Name,Address,Occupation,and Phone number with your winning reference number to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: All winnings MUST be claimed within Seven working days otherwise all winnings will be returned as unclaimed funds.
Mrs Cynthia Royce
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