This email with the subject "Dearest," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 29 Sep 2010 08:16:38 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Sandra <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Firstly we introduce this commission, London's Scotland Yard, we fight
cyber crime, Internet fraud, scam and money laundering in Africa and
London United Kingdom Our commission has been in existences since 2002 and
our duty is to stop internet fraud. We have over 7,500 of them in our
jails around UK and we are still looking for these internet fraudsters and
we are aware that a lot of foreigners have been deceived and huge amount
of money has also been lost to this fraudsters after promising you
percentages in their letters for you to help them move funds and they will
end up demanding for money from you and in return you will get nothing.
The Leaders of the UK Crime fighters, London's Scotland Yard has come
together to inform the world what is going on now and we have recovered
over $422 Million Dollars (Four Hundred and Twenty two Million Dollars)
from the people we have apprehended. The reason we are writing you this
letter is because your name was given to us by one of the fraudsters in
our detention room after serious investigation and our aim is to refund
all lost fund to its legitimate owner.
The Government has approved a total of Twenty five Thousand United states
Dollars (US$25,000.00) only as the compensation of the lost that you
incurred as this was a ceiling rate as some suffered more while others
suffered less to and the idea is to restore you back to the position that
you would have been if not that you are defrauded.
In addition to the compensation amount also approved in your favor is also
Ten Million United States Dollars (US$10,000,000.00) only making it a
total of Ten Million, Twenty five thousand United States Dollars that will
be paid to you in the next few days.
Your Mailing address
Your Direct Mobile Line
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London's Scotland Yard
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