This email with the subject "Dear Child of God," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 22 Mar 2009 12:20:38 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Child of God, Calvary Greetings in the name of the LORD. Good day and compliments of the seasons, Kindly accept my apology for sending mail to you.I believe you are a highly respected personality, I am writing this mail with tears, sadness and pains. I know it will come to you as a suprise since we haven't known or come across each other before considering the fact that I sourced your email contact through the internet in search of trusted person who can assist meÂ i know this letter will definitely come to you as a huge surprise, but I implore you to take the time to go through it carefully as the decision you make will go off a long way to determine my future and continued existence.I am Mrs. Shernell Oreta Thomas an aging widow of 63 years old suffering from long time illness. I have some funds I inherited from my late husband, the sum of $14,000,000.00 and I needed a very honest and God fearing Christian who can withdraw this money then use funds for Charity works, I found your email address from the internet and decided to contact you if you may be willing and interested to handle these funds before anything happens to me.I am desperately in keen need of assistance and I have summoned up courage to contact you for this task. This is no stolen money and there are no dangers involved,100% RISK FREE.Please if you would be able to use the funds for the Lord's work let me know immediately in your reply e-mail. Please kindly respond for further details, reply quick or you will give me room to contact someone else to handle this task on my behalf.Â Warmest Regards, Mrs. Shernell Oreta THOMAS WITH LOVE AND BEST WISHES!!!