from: Mr. James Comey <email@example.com>
reply-to: "Mr. James Comey" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
date: Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 11:29 AM
subject: Anti-Terrorist And Monetary Crimes Division
Anti-Terrorist And Monetary Crimes Division
FBI Headquarters, Washington, D.C.
Federal Bureau Of Investigation
J.Edgar Hoover Building
935 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20535-0001
This e-mail has been issued to you in order to Officially inform you that we have completed an investigation on an International Payment in which was issued to you by an International Lottery Company. With the help of our newly developed technology (International Monitoring Network System) we discovered that your e-mail address was automatically selected by an Online Balloting
System, this has legally won you the sum of $1.5million USD from a Lottery Company outside the United States of America. During our investigation we discovered that your e-mail won the money from an Online Balloting System and we have authorized this winning to be paid to you via ATM CARD.
Normally, it will take up to 5 business days for an ATM CARD to be delivered to your home address. We have successfully notified this company on your behalf that funds are to be drawn from all ATM MACHINE world wide, so as to enable you cash the ATM CARD instantly without any delay, henceforth the stated amount of $1.5million USD has been deposited with DHL COURIER .
We have completed this investigation and you are hereby approved to receive the winning prize as we have verified the entire transaction to be Safe and 100% risk free, due to the fact that the funds have been deposited with DHL COURIER you will be required to settle the following bills directly to the Lottery Agent in-charge of this transaction whom is located in Cotonou, Benin Republic. According to our discoveries, you will be required to pay for the following,
(1) Security keeping Fee's ( for the safe keeping of your ATM CARD )
(2) Delivery fee ( This is the charge for Delivery the ATM CARD to your home address)
The total amount for everything is $165.00 We have tried our possible best to indicate that this $165.00 should be deducted from your winning prize but we found out that the funds have already been converted into ATM CARD and cannot be accessed by anyone apart from you the winner, therefore you will be required to pay the required fee's to the Agent in-charge of this transaction In order to proceed with this transaction, you will be required to contact the agent in-charge ( Mr.Edward Jones) via e-mail. Kindly look below to find appropriate contact information:
CONTACT AGENT NAME: Ben Alfred
You will be required to e-mail him with the following information:
DIRECT CONTACT NUMBER:
You will also be giving the Western Union or Money Gram details on how to send the required $165.00 in order to immediately Deliver your prize of $1.5million USD via ATM CARD from DHL COURIER, also include the following transaction code in order for him to immediately identify this transaction : EA2948-910.
This letter will serve as proof that the Federal Bureau Of Investigation is authorizing you to pay the required $165.00 ONLY to Mr.Edward Jones information in which he shall send to you,
Mr. James Comey
Federal Bureau of Investigation F B I
Director Office of Public Affairsa
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