This email with the subject "THANKS, FROM MR. NELSON" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 29 Jan 2009 03:12:28 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "MR. NELSON" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
This is Mr. Nelson Makala Manager/ a staff in one of the major leading bank in South Africa. In my Bank I discovered an abandoned large sum of money (US$14.7M) belonging to one of our late Foreign Customer, since 2002 . The owner of this account is Dr. George Brumley, an American National, also a businessman based South Africa, was involve in air crash along with his family. And he died since 2003 in an air crash along with Other passengers on board. Confirm from this http://www.cnn.com/2003/WORLD/africa/07/20/kenya.crash/index.html I am basically writing you to seek for your Sincere Co-operation to present you as the only sole business partner/ beneficiary to this deceased name above since he specified no beneficiary, And no other person knows about this Account. The Strategy/plan is to use my influence as manager of the bank to approve the funds to you. So if you are interested forward to me your names, cell, Phone/fax, profession, age and country, for further clarifications. Sincere Regards. Mr. Nelson Makala