This email with the subject "please Reply me" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 13 May 2008 07:00:46 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Ali Bello" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Ali Bello Chambers & Associates, 54 B.B.Building,Soi 10, Srinakarin, country villa,pravath, bangkok 10250, Bangkok-Thailand. Attn:Sir/Madam, I wish the best in life for you and your family, and I hope you will receive this mail in good spirit and respond quickly with utmost secrecy, I am contacting you based on Trust and confidentiality that you will keep this as top secretI got your address through my professional relationship in discharging my duties for my government. I am Barrister Ali Bello, an Athorney to MR JOSEPH F. GRILLO, A solicitor at law, I am the personal attorney to MR JOSEPH F. GRILLO, foreigner and he is the Manager Of petrol chemical service, a chemical engineer by Proffession, He died in world trade center as a victim of the September 11,2001 Incident that befall the United State of America, My Client MR JOSEPH F. GRILLO, the incident occure when he was his home country for hoilday's. You can confirm through this website: http://www.september11victims.com/september11Victims/VictimInfo.asp?ID=1260 I have contacted you to assist in repatriating his money and property left behind before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the Utility Trust & Payment Centre Asia y where this huge deposit was lodged, Well, the deceased had the sum of US$10.5MILLION(TEN MILLION FIVE HUNDRED UNITED STATE DOLLARS) (Family Treasure) Saved with the Utility Trust & Payment Centre Asia, After notification of the death of the deceased to the Utility Trust & Payment Centre Asia,they issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have the Funds confisicated within the next 72 days. Since I have been unsuccesfull in locating the relatives,that is therefore why I seek your consent to purporting you as the next of kin of the deceased so that the proceeds of this Amount valued at US$10.5m dollars can be paid to you as the bonafide approved Next of Kin by the Utility Trust & Payment Centre Asia, If you agree we can discuss the percentage you will have as compensation on your involvement. I have all necessary papers that can be used to back up the facts and claim on the Fund Release. All I require is your honest, cooperation and Sincerity to enable us see this deal go through. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law, for the further details and directive in my e-mail adress. Best regards, Barr, Ali Bello.