The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Hello,
From:  "Herbert Eric" <>
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" <>, although it may have been spoofed.


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