I received this letter which goes like this!
We are pleased to announce you as the grand prize winner of the 2005 annual Clearing House Sweepstake draw. Your total winning is seven hundred and fifty thousand dollars ($750, 000) in U.S. funds.
In order to process your ptize, contactyour agent Mr. Eric North without delayat 1-888-634-5613ext.1 or at 1-647-722-6818.
Your claim number is: T-O389-A
Arrangements has been made by Clearing House (North America) to pay the taxes that apply. Enclosed is the check for the amount of $2, 900 that you will use to pay your taxes.The internal revenue officer handling your file is Mr. Robert Taylor. He can be reached at 1-905-587-0156.
Call immediately to claim your winning. We advise you to keep your claim number and winning confidential. This IS for your security.
He Gives My Husband this information.
Get A Money Gram 1-800-926-9400 for the 2900.00 Send it to one Mary Johnson At 730 50th.ST. Toronto, Ontario Canada.
He than gave him a postal code: M5B8k7 OR THE 7 COULD BE AN F hard to tell.
We contacted our local Sheriff Department which claimed they could do nothing because this was being done from Canada.
We were going to report it to our local News Station(which we still may) But we thought it might get seen by more people this way.
Where is the FBI when you need them. We feel so helpless, but would love to proscute whoever is doing this.
If you happen to get a letter like this DON'T BE FOOLED FOR IT IS A SCAM.