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An "International Awareness Promotion Department of the Powerball Lottery" Scam
From: POWERBALL LOTTERY - firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: 23/04/2019 3:13 PM (GMT+00:00)
Subject: Re: WON
office on 2146 Harry
Place Kings Mountain
We the officials of the International Awareness Promotion Department of the Powerball Lottery wish to Congratulate you on your winnings. Powerball is an American lottery game offered by 44 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. It is coordinated by the Multi-State Lottery Association, a nonprofit organization formed by an agreement with US lotteries, You became a winner of this prize via internet randomized process balloted from major search engines world wide. You can now begin the final step of the claims process, which is the delivery/shipping of your winnings to you. Your winning prize has been verified and approved for payment by this Department. Your Profile (Form) has also been received and filed along with other winning documents for Record Purpose.
Due to your Location from the Powerball Lottery United promotion Board, your winning package has been sent to the GLOBAL COURIER SERVICE which is a logistic courier company, Below are Contents of Parcel to be received;
1. Winning Certificates From Powerball Lottery Promotion Board
2. Winners Cheque For The Value Of $750,000.00
You are requested to contact registered affiliated delivery company Via Email with the contact information below for further instructions on how to deliver your prize to you.
GLOBAL COURIER SERVICE
Mr. Robert Bolster
General Dispatch Manager
CONTACT COURIER FOR DELIVERY WITH YOUR FULL DETAILS;
Contact Phone Number:
Reference Number: UM/4R-654-65735
You should keep your winnings confidential so as to avoid double claims. Have a nice day.
Mr. James L. Christensen
Head Of Operations