This email with the subject "FROM THE FEDERAL HIGH COURT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 26 Jun 2008 07:32:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Mr. James Ashford <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE FEDERAL HIGH COURT OF NIGERIA (Civil Procedure) (F.H.C.N) (ARRANGEMENT) Attn: Beneficiary, This to acknowledge you that your E-MAIL ID AND YOUR NAME were found among the foreigners that have been Scammed before by the imposters, and your compensation have been approved from the Supreme High Court here in Nigeria and we are asked to contact you by the Nigerian President on how to send you a total of ($3.5million) United State Dollars by the Diplomatic Courier and your funds has been cashed in Dollars here in Nigeria Bank. So you are advice to contact the lawyer in charge of your fund and his name is BARRISTER SAM HOUSTON (SAN) and make sure you contact him with your full Contact information such as: Your Full Name....... Your home address..................mailing address only.......... Telephone number................... Your occupation/Sex/Age............ Home Equity........................ Country............................ Zip code........................... With your international passport, or driverís license or state I.D Card........ For more information on how to make the money send to you because many People complain about scamming every day from Nigeria and we are trying to stop this fraudulent act from Nigeria and we are assuring you that it will STOP because we are now working with the internet operation such as YAHOOMAIL, HOTMAIL (ALL THE EMAILING WEBSITE) We have signed an agreement with the UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT during our first meeting this year with our PRESIDENT Commander In-Chief of the Arms Forces Federal Republic of Nigeria, ALHAJI UMARU MUSA YAR'ADUA and also the United State FBI and Nigeria Police with Nigeria EFCC so the scam can be eradicated in this country and I want you to follow your fund code which follow bellow, This code has being issued to you from the FEDERAL HIGH COURT FOR YOUR SAFETY AND THE CODE IS (NG74678FGN). And I want you to keep this code, because this code will ensure you and Alert you in any day you receive a scam e mail from this country. And as soon as you contact BARRISTER SAM HOUSTON (SAN) with your full contact information requested, he will forward everything to the Nigerian Presidency's Office to issue out your Awarded Certificate as the rightful beneficiary. Name: BARRISTER SAM HOUSTON (SAN) E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Direct Telephone: +234-80-29063949 Contact him in regarding of your money, fund to be delivering to you by the Diplomatic courier service and also any beneficiary will be responsible for shipping fees so as to avoid any scam. The fees is just only $480.00 and you will receive your fund from the High Court because as soon as you contact the lawyer in charge of your fund he will alert the United State Bureau and also your state police for the fund to be delivered to you without any restriction and problem when the fund get to you in your location area. Thanks. Best Regard. Mr. James Ashford