This email with the subject "Associate (02-07-2010)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 04 Jul 2010 20:55:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Colton Woodruff Esq."<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
OLTANG & CO. ASSOCIATES (Will, Finance & Probate Solicitors) Tel/Fax: +44 703 189 5157 Compliment, I am Barrister Colton Woodruff a legal practitioner based in London. A deceased client of mine who died with his wife and family in Indonesia while working on a contract with British Petroleum (BP). He and his entire family passed away as a result of the deadly Tsunami. Please log to this website for more about the Tsunami www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2004/tsunami.disaster/ http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/4381395.stm I am contacting you to help assist me in ensuring that the funds lodged by my client with a Financial Institution Abroad is claimed, the Financial Institution did not declare the funds unclaimed hence my reason for this contact to you. The Financial Institution has issued me a notice to contact the next of kin, or the funds will be confiscated. I have contacted you in the hope of presenting you as my associate to assume the new recipient of a Fixed-Income deposit valued at $18million dollars. Please contact me at once to indicate your interest. I will need your details as follows Names: Address: Occupation: Phone numbers: This will enable me re-profile your details on the $18million dollars as the new recipient.You earn 35% of the $18million as your commission that stands at $6million for acting as my associate. This will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. If this business proposition offends your moral values, do accept my apology. Looking forward working with you. Your swift response is anticipated. Best Regards, Colton Woodruff Esq.