This email with the subject "Cash box delivered to your doorstep" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:17:55 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Roberts-Hughes <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear sir, I am Mr Roberts-Hughes the Assistant Director Inspection Unit/United Nations Inspection Agent in Heathrow International Airport London UK. During my recent withheld package routine check at the Airport Storage Vault, I discovered an abandoned shipment from a Diplomat from Iraq and when scanned it revealed an undisclosed sum of money in a metal trunk box. The consignment was abandoned because the Contents of the consignment was not properly declared by the consignee as "MONEY" rather it was declared as personal effect to avoid interrogation and also the inability of the diplomat to pay for the United Kingdom Non Inspection Charges which is 3,700 British Pound. On my assumption, the box will contain about $10 Million to $15 Million and the consignment is still left in our Storage House here at the Heathrow International Airport London till date. I will advise you provide your current Phone Number and Full Address, Please note that this consignment is supposed to have been returned to the United States Treasury Department as unclaimed delivery due to the delays in concluding the clearance processes I will advise you send the required details to my private email address which is for quick processing and response.I can get everything concluded within 3-6 hours upon your acceptance and proceed to your address for delivery. I am willing to transact this business and share the money 50% for you and 50% for me since the consignment has not yet been returned to the United States Treasury Department after being abandoned by the diplomat so immediately the confirmation is made, I will go ahead and pay for the United Kingdom Non Inspection Fee of 3,700 pounds and arrange for the box to be delivered to your doorstep Or I can bring it by myself to avoid any more trouble but you have to assure me of my 50% share. Mr Roberts-Hughes Assistant Inspection Director Heathrow International Airport TW6 2GW London