This email with the subject "Dear..Sir/Madam" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 27 Aug 2010 05:13:07 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "David Toong" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Barrister David Toong Toong and Partners Law Firm, No 40, Jalan Ampang, 68000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Dear Sir/Madam, My name is David Toong, Attorney at law. I am compelled to contact you directly after due considerations concerning a confidential matter within my jurisdiction. My late client's account where the total sum of twelve million, five hundred thousand dollars ($12,500,000.00) was lodged remained dormant since after his death in an aircrash aboard a gulf air flight in persian gulf near Bahrain aired august 23, 2000 - 2:50 p.m. ET reported on:http://transcripts.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/0008/23/bn.08.html. I have contacted you to assist in distributing the money left behind by my client before it is confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank after all efforts to reach his family has proven abortive. My proposition to you is to seek your consent to present you as the next-of-kin and beneficiary of my late client so that the proceeds of this account can be paid to you. Then we can share the amount on a mutually agreed-upon percentage. All legal documents to back up your claim as my client's next of kin will be secured gradually and forwarded to you. All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us see this transaction through. 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. Please contact me via (put the (firstname.lastname@example.org) to indicate your interest. Regards, Barr.David Toong Senior Advocate/Solicitor