This email with the subject "RE: HELLO SIR/MADAM" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 06 Sep 2010 00:41:07 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "BARRISTER RICHARD WALKER"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir, With all due respect, My name is Richard Walker an attorney by profession, in my quest to find a reliable trustee to manage the assets/estate of my late client valued at only $15,000,000.00 (Fifteen Million US Dollars) this is the reason why you are receiving this email from me. I shall be willing to supply you with more detailed information concerning this business project upon hearing back from you. I have no intention whatsoever to delve into your private life considering the fact that you have never had any communication with me in the past, but due to the nature of this business project based on the fact that I lack the locus-standee to assume the role of the trustee or appoint any of my relation to become the trustee by virtue of the facts and circumstances surrounding this project, I am left with no other choice, but to carry out a discreet search for a reputable person outside the shores of my country United Kingdom and consequently seek your stewardship to stand as the Deceased Next of Kin. You will be entitle to 40% of the total sum as your share 10% will be mapped out to offset any expenses both parties might make during the course of this transaction while 50% will be for me. If you wish to render your selfless service, but very rewarding, do provide me with the following information's. 1. Your full names 2. Tel & fax numbers 3. Complete Address 4. Your occupation and your Age. I shall provide you with more detailed information upon hearing from you. If this transaction interests you kindly send your reply on this my personal email address: firstname.lastname@example.org Thank you, Inconvenience is regretted. Richard Walker Esq. Walker and associates