This email with the subject "My good Friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 04 Dec 2015 01:43:58 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Dr Paul Owen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
--===============0730574884== Content-Type: text/html; charset="iso-8859-1" MIME-Version: 1.0 Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable Content-Description: Mail message body <HTML><head><meta http-equiv=3D"Content-Type" content=3D"text/html; charset= =3Diso-8859-1"/></head><BODY><PRE>From Dr Paul Owen African Development Bank Republic Du Benin Cotonou Benin Republic. Dear Good Friend, How are you doing? hope fine. I am Auditor General in African Development Bank Republic Du Benin On my routine inspection I discovered a dormant domiciliary account with the deposit of ($9.6Million USD) by late Mr Khalead Guei without any heir. I write to seek your indulgence and assistance in moving this funds to your country through legal means. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives, I now seek your consent to present you as the next of kin Of the deceased since you a foreigner , so that the Proceeds of this account valued at $9.6million Dollars can be paid to you subsequently to be shared among us If you agree, we share it 50/50. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement That will protect you from any breach of the law. Let me know if you can handle it?</PRE> <P>I wait for your urgent response. Please provide your mobile number for e= asy communication.Regards,Dr Paul Owen.Auditor GeneralEmail: drpaul27@gmail= .com</P></BODY></HTML> --===============0730574884==--