This email with the subject "TREAT URGENT AND REPLY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 06 Aug 2010 02:24:44 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was MR HARRY ADAMS <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM, MR HARRY ADAMS BILL AND EXCHANGE OFFICER, BANK OF AFRICAN, (BOA) OUAGADOUGOU , BURKINA FASO . DEAR FRIEND, HOW ARE YOU DOING WITH YOUR FAMILY? HOPE FINE, PLEASE PAY ATTENTION AND UNDERSTAND MY REASON OF CONTACTING YOU TODAY THROUGH THIS EMAIL, I AM MR HARRY ADAMS BILL AND EXCHANGE OFFICER IN BANK OF AFRICAN AND DURING THE AUDITING OF THE YEAR 2009, I DISCOVERED ANABOUNDED SUM OF $15.2M THAT BELONGS TO OUR LATE (MR. RICHARD BURSON FROM FLORIDA, UNITED STATE OF AMERICA) WHO UNFORTUNATELY DIED IN THE DECEMBER 2004 ASIA TSUNAMI DISASTER. I DESPERATELY NEED YOUR ASSISTANCE FINACIALLY AND TO PROVIDE YOUR ACCOUNT TO SECURE AND MOVE THIS HUGE SUMS OF MONEY LEFT BEHIND BY MY LATE CLIENT TO THE TUNE OF $15.2M, (FIFTEEN MILLION TWO HUNDRED THOUSAND US DOLLARS) OUT FROM BANK TO YOUR OWN ACCOUNT, HE EXECUTED CONTRACT THROUGH DEPARTMENT OF WORKS AND HOUSING HERE IN OUAGADOUGOU BURKINA-FASO AND THE MENTIONED MONEY ABOVE IS HIS MONEY LEFT IN OUR BANK BEFORE HIS DEATH. AS INSIDER AND HIS ACCOUNT MANAGER THEN WILL GIUDE AND ADVICE YOU FOR THE SMOOTHNESS OF THIS TRANSACTION, I WILL PAY YOU 40% OF THE TOTAL SUM FOR YOUR CO-OPERATION IN THIS MATTER. IF YOU KNOW THAT YOU ARE INTERESTED AND CAPABLE TO HANDLE THIS BUSINESS TRANSACTION, COME UP WITH THE INFORMATION'S SHOWED BELOW:- 1. YOUR FULL NAME: 2. YOUR CONTACT CELL PHONE NUMBER: 3. YOUR AGE: 4. YOUR SEX: 5. YOUR OCCUPATIONS: 6. YOUR COUNTRY AND CITY: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE ALL THESE INFORMATION'S IS SUBMITTED TO ME, I WILL IMMEDIATELY DRAFT AN APPLICATION FORM WHICH YOU WILL FILL ALL YOUR INFORMATIONíS AND APPLY TO THE BANK THROUGH EMAIL, AND I ADVICE YOU TO COME DOWN HERE TO MY COUNTRY IF YOU CAN TO EASY THINGS BUT WERE BY IT IS IMPOSSIBLE FOR YOU TO COME THEN EVERY THING WILL BE DONE THROUGH EMAIL AND PHONE CALLS TILL THE FUND IS TRANSFERRED INTO YOUR BANK ACCOUNT BEFORE I COME OVER TO MEET YOU FOR THE SHARING OF THE FUND IN YOUR OWN COUNTRY. YOURS FAITHFULLY, MR HARRY ADAMS