There are lottery scammers using several social media and email scams like the one below to impersonate Mr. John Jack Long to obtain personal financial information and money from potential victims. Mr. John Jack Long will never ask you to share your financial information electronically. If you have received the same emails please delete them, or social media messages when you receive them. And, Mr. John Jack Long, 77, of Fontana who won $60 Million in the Powerball, will never ask you to send money in order to receive a donation from her.
Remember, once you are asked to send money in order to receive a donation or lottery prize, it is scammers or thieves attempting to trick you into sending them your money.
A "Mr. John Jack Long Powerball Donation Lottery" Scam
From: Alexander Cook - firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: April 4, 2020 at 5:43:37 PM MST
Subject: Re: Cash Donation.
You have been selected to receive a Cash Donation of $ 7,000,000.00 USD from Powerball Winner Mr. John Jack Long, the sole winner of a cool $ 60 million jackpot.
Note: send your full details to ( email@example.com ) for further details on how you will receive the donation.
Kindly contact the donor via above email address.