The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Hello,
From:  "Herbert Eric" <gati@labcat.com.br>
Date:  Wed, 04 Aug 2010 02:16:06 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Hello," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 04 Aug 2010 02:16:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Herbert Eric" <gati@labcat.com.br>, although it may have been spoofed.


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Hello,
My name is Herbert Eric of Sierra Leone, the adopted son of Mr Peter Herbert died in 2005 and my adoptive mother died in January 2009 following a Pelvic Cancer, I am an orphan of 17 years and I currently reside in Ivory Coast in a church. Please I need your assistance to secure my legacy that I inherited from my adoptive parents because I am still very young.
I ask you to help me transfer the funds in your country and invest it as I continue my studies, I need to transfer funds from here as quickly as possible because of the unstable situation of Cote d'Ivoire at the moment and I can leave the country.
I will send documents to prove everything I've said from your answer and I will offer you 10% for your assistance and 20% of all profits when they are invested in your country.
It will take the matter remains confidential between us.
Yours sincerely
Herbert Eric