A Scam Email with the Subject "Cheque" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 29 Aug 2010 18:48:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Dr. Joshua Willson"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, It is my pleasure to reach you after our unsuccessful attempt on our business transaction,I am obliged to inform you that I have succeeded in receiving the funds with the help of a new partner from Paraguay Mr Fernando Alvaro Gomez, Everything was perfectly done because we strike a deal with one of the Lady Accountant who works with the Ghana Ministry of Finance (G.M.F)in Accra Ghana. I have decided to compensate you with the sum of $850,000,00. Eight Hundred and Fifty Thousand United States Dollars in a Cashier's cheque.This is from my own share I did this simply to show appreciation to you for your kind support. Presently I am in Paraguay for investment project with my own share under the advice of my new partner. I will be sending you e-mail from time to time to know if you have received your own share or not In the light of the above you are therefore to contact my lawyer Barrister Paul Adams in in Accra Ghana and do send him your name,phone number and your contact address where you want your cheque to be sent to you, His e-mail address is: firstname.lastname@example.org Please do let me know immediately you receive it so that we can share the joy together after all the suffering at that time In the moment I am very busy here in Asuncion the capital city of Paraguay because of the investment projects which the new partner and I are having at hand So feel free to get in touch with him to send your cheque to you without any delay. With My Best Regards, Dr. Joshua Willson.