This email with the subject "PICK UP YOUR $5,000.00USD" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 17 Jul 2010 01:28:21 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Western Union Money Transfer <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
How are you today? I write to inform you that we have already sent you $5,000.00USD through Western union as we have been given the mandate to transfer your full compensation payment of $1.800,000.00USD via western union by this government. I called to give you the information through phone as internet hackers were many but i cannot reach you yesterday even this morning,So I decided to email you the (MTCN) and sender name so that you can pick up this $5,000.00USD to enable us send another $5,000.00USD by tomorrow as you knows we will be sending you only $5,000.00USD per day.Please pick up this information and run to any western union (OUTLET) in your country and pick up this $5,000.00USD and send us an email back,so that we can send another $5,000.00USD by tomorrow. Manager: Mr Frank Amos email me on: email@example.com call us on: +234-8131-034-469 once you picked up this $5000.00USD today. Here is the western union information to pick up the $5000.00USD, MTCN : 602 155 4697 Sender's Name: Mark Winters Question: Honest Answer:Trust Amount send: $5,000.00USD country:Nigeria I am waiting for your E-mail once you pick up $5000.00USD, Thanks Mr Frank Amos