A Scam Email with the Subject "DEAR TRUSTED FRIEND" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:32:09 -0400 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mrs. Carol Freeman Shumani"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, I am happy to know you, but God knows you better and he knows why he has directed me to you at this point in time so do not be afraid. I am writing this mail to you with heavy sorrow in my heart, my name is Mrs. Carol Freeman Shumani .I am sure you are aware of killing in Zimbabwe Southern Africa in the year 2000 by Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. http://news.bbc.co..uk/1/hi/world/africa/918781.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/715001.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/1063785.stm http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/6448559.stm: And am contacting you because I don’t have any other option than to tell you as I was touched to open up to you, I am married to Late Mr. Freeman Shumani owner Shumani farms Harare Ltd,Zimbabwe Southern Africa he was affected by President Mugabes land reform acts which is deprived him rights in all facets. We were married for eighteen years without a child before he dead. Since his death I decided not to remarry again, when my late husband was alive he deposited the sum of US $ 8.5m (Eight Million Five hundred thousand dollars) in a FIX DEPOSIT in a Bank abroad for fourteen years (14 years ) and the money is due for withdrawal he made this money available for exportation of gold from London mining. Recently, my doctor told me that I would not last for the period of seven months due to cancer problem. Whoever that wants to serve God must serve him in spirit and truth because God is the most high; please always be prayerful all through your life. The one that disturbs me most is my cancer sickness. Having known my I decided to hand you over this money and the gold to take care of the less-privileged people, you will utilize this money the way I am going to instruct herein. I want you to take 40 percent of the total money for your personal use while 60% of the money will go to charity" people in the street and helping the orphanage. I don't have any child that will inherit this money and my husband relatives are not good not even good at all because they are the one that responsible for the death of my late husband in other to have all my late husband properties and I don't want my husband's efforts to be used by those that conspired for his death. I grew up as an orphan and I don't have anybody as my family member, just to Endeavor that the name of God is maintained... am doing this so that God will forgive my sins and accept my soul because this sickness has suffered me so much. As soon as I receive your reply I shall give you the contact of the bank abroad and I will send authority letter that will prove you the present beneficiary of the money that is if you assure me that you will act accordingly as I stated herein. Also I want you to go to the bank manager one on one to meet them for the claim because I don’t need any delay; if you are ready to claim the fund I need you to go and see with your eyes. Your's sincerely, Mrs. Carol Freeman Shumani.