A Scam Email with the Subject "MY THIRD AND FINAL EMAIL TO YOU." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 31 Jul 2010 13:20:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was BARRISTER CHARLES RUSSELL <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Charles Russell LLP London Office St James's (London) 8 - 10 New Fetter Lane, London, EC4A 1RS, United Kingdom. Tel: +44 701 113 2718 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org SUB: LATE SIR. JOHN PAUL GETTY'S WILL Season Greetings from Charles Russell LLP, On behalf of the Trustees and Executor of the estate of Late Engr. Paul Getty,I once again try to notify you as my earlier letter was returned undelivered. I wish to notify you that the late Sir J. Paul Getty Jr. made you one of the beneficiaries to his (WILL). He bequeathed the sum of Nine Million Seven Hundred and Eight Thousand Six Hundred and Ninety Two Great British Pounds Sterlings Only (GBPÐ9,708,692.7) to you in the codicil and last testament to his (WILL) which is eleven (11%) of his total funds of GBPÐ88,260,443.00 (Eighty Eight Million Two Hundred and Sixty Thousand Four Hundred and Forty Three Great British Pounds Sterling) deposited with one of UK's biggest financial institution. This may sound strange and unbelievable to you, but it is real and true. Being a widely traveled man, he must have been in contact with you in the past or simply you were nominated to him by one of his numerous friends abroad who wished you good. Sir J. Paul Getty Jr., the reclusive American-born philanthropist was the third son of the first American oil billionaire, billionaire American oilman Jean, Paul Getty.According to him this money is to support religious and humanitarian activities and to help the poor and the needy in our society. Please if I reach you as I am hopeful, endeavor to get back to me as soon as possible to enable me conclude my job. I hope to hear from you in no distant time. Get back to me via my personal email address: email@example.com I await your prompt response. Yours in Service, Barr. Charles Russell QC. Tel: +44 701 113 2718 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Attorney at Law Faegre & Benson LLP, UK