Victim Location 43338
Type of a scam Sweepstakes/Lottery/Prizes
Today, December 7, 2016, we received a call at 8:15 AM from a man who switched us over to an attorney named Victoria Grey. Victoria Grey asked us if we were excited that we had won $500,000 from Publishers International Sweepstakes. We were given a number to call in Washington DC to verify our winnings. The number was supposedly the Federal Gaming Authority. We then called the number, 202-754-9736, in Washington a gentleman answered and verified the Claim Number that was provided by Victoria Grey. The Claim Number was B249M8861. The gentleman put the number in the system and confirmed that we were winners. Then they asked to confirm our name and birth date. We hung up and received a call from Victoria to finalize everything. We were instructed to send money, $500.00, to Paesah Awae, Thailand by Western Union, The conversation ended and Victoria stated if we needed anything to call her. We were supposed to go to Kroger and send the money Western Union. We then finished the conversation and hung up.