Donation from Donald Lawson who won $337 million in the Powerball Millions Lottery and wants to give you a million!
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From: “DONALD LAWSON DONATION”<firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 2. Juni 2013 05:06:44 MESZ
To: Recipients <email@example.com>
Subject:*** Spam *** GRANT DONATION FROM DONALD LAWSON!!! CONGRATULATIONS
Greetings…. I am Mr Donald Lawson, of Lapeer, MI 48446 USA. I won $337 million in the Powerball Millions Lottery as introduced on Friday August 17th 2012 by Michigan Lottery Officials.
Please share in my joy and verify this by visiting: http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/08/31/13591150-winner-of-337-million-powerball-jackpot-revealed-in-michigan?lite
It is a thing of joy for us; Hence the need to disburse fraction of our winnings; to Good spirited individuals, Churches, Orphanages and Charities.
Under Individual category; Your email address amongst other (4) Lucky ones was submitted to receive grant of $1,000,000 USD from us. This was certified after careful balloting by Microsoft Data Base Email And Google Management Team.
Please provide your data (Detailed information) below to enable us certify a Bank Draft in your name to your operational bank account.
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For claims, forward above details via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Lapeer, MI 48446 USA.