This email with the subject "HELLO" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 01 Jul 2010 22:05:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Mr Morgan Richard"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir, You may be surprised to receive this letter since you don't know me before,i got your contact in the cause of my serious search for a reliable foreign partner through a profile in which convinced me of your honesty and vast experience in business. However, I am Mr. edwin mike, my father was a businessman and also once Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy movement that fought against the Government in Liberia West African. I confide in you hoping you will never betray me at last, My most required concern is for you to recognised me as your best friend while establishing a long lasting relationship for our future. Presently,I am in London-England with the sum of Twenty million Five Hundred Thousand United States Dollars (US$20.5m) .These money was realised by my father before his untimely death through Diamond sales when L.U.R.D conquered one of the Diamond region the money was kept under my father's care for the purchase of arms from Ukraine, it was a situation of war so my father died and i consider it my chance and then move immediately to London-England where my late father Deposited this fund in a Fiduciary Trust Company for save keeping since then i have being looking for a nice business to invest this fund into and also a reliable partner to assist me with the transfer of funds to his/her country. My aim of contacting you is to assist me in two ways (1) to help and transfer the money to your country (2) to help me get a profitable business for investment in your country or anywhere oversea all is base on your professional advise and acceptance to participate in this venture. I am proposing interest of 30% for your help and 70% interest in any investments you finally confirms profitable and okay in your country, be rest assured of full compensation for any assistance you shall expertly render to me for the success of this transaction before and after. Actually, i want to move the money directly to your custody from the fiduciary company here in London where it was deposited by my late father prior to the investment as soon as you confirms your readiness to co-operate with me and sincerely protect my interest. Please, confirm your acceptance to this offer, to enable us discuss on futher details on how to have the deposit released for subsequent transfer to you as my trustee after which i will come over to your country for the investment, when i might have secured relevant travelling papers. I look forward to your positive response and a healthy business relationship. Thank you once more while counting on your understanding and mutual co-operation. Best Regards, Mr. edwin mike Tel:+ 44 740 411 4180 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org