Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: "Daniel Johnson" <>

This email with the subject "I AM SEEKING FOR YOUR HELP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 16 Jul 2008 23:55:42 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "Daniel Johnson" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dearest one

As you go through the dept of this email designed to inform you of my 
desire to go into business relationship with you which will in turn be  of
a great mutual benefit to both of us although I selected your email 
address among others because of it's esteeming nature while surfing the 
internet.I sat my apology intruding into your privacy.My name is Daniel

I am 20 years old,university undergraduate from Cote D Ivorie .I am deaf
caused by medical injection that affected my ear drum but i hear  little
with sign. My father was a highly reputable business magnate who  operated
in the capital of united kindom during his days,before he was  poisoned to
death by his jealousy relatives and brother while on a home family
meeting. My mother died when I was just 6 years old,and since then my
father took me so special.

However, before my father gave up to the ghost on the 30th June 2004 in a
private hospital here in london, He secretly called me on his  bedside and
told me that he has a sum of $7million( Seven Million Us dollars) 
deposited in one of the security company here in Cote D Ivorie , that  he
used my name as his only Daughter for the next of kin in depositing of the

 This fund was to be sent to his foriegn business partner in Overseas  for
investment purposes  before his sudden death . He also made me to 
understand that his brother's conspired and kill him to inherit his 
wealth and he instructed me to look for a foreigner who will help me 
transfer this fund and invest it wisely abroad and to prove it all, six
month after my Father's death his brother sold all his properties
including our family house. It is the fear of betrayal from anyone around
me here that confirms my  decision to contact a neutral individual like
you, and I want you to educate me on  investment potential in your
country since I would like to invest and  continue my education there.

I am appealing to you to assist me transfer this fund  to your account 
overseas so that i  can move over there FOR MY LIFE and continue with  my
education there and  also help me to invest the money wisely.i will  give
you the contact of the security company immediately i hear from you  and
shall send all the documents regarding to the deposit for you
conviction. In regards to this,your suggestions and ideas will be highly 

Now permit me to ask these few questions:-
1. Can you honestly help me as your partner?
2. Can I completely trust you that you can not betray me?
3.What percentage of the total amount in question will be good for you
after the money is in your control while i come over and finalize my 

Please,Consider this and get back to me as soon as possible Immedaitely i
confirmed you willingness then i will send to you my picture.And i  will
need your own pictures as well.

Yours Sincerely
Daniel Johnson

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