A Scam Email with the Subject "I Need Your Help" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 30 Oct 2008 05:58:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Helen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello Dearest love,I am Mrs. Helen Akpore, I am a widow with one little girl, being that I lost my husband,my husband was a serving director of the Cocoa exporting board until his death.He was assassinated by the rebels following the political uprising,before his death in my country Cote' d Ivory, he made a deposit of Eight Million USA Dollars ($8,000,000.00) here in Dakar-Senegal in one of the Security Company. he intended to buy a Cocoa processing Machine and Pure water Machine supply with the fund.I want you to help me for us to retrieve this fund and transfer it to your account in your country or any safer place as you will be the beneficiary and recipient of the fund which we will use for joint investment in your country.I have plans to do investment in your country,like real estate and industrial production.This is my reason for writing to you.Please if you are willing to assist me and my only Daughter Annabel, indicate your interest by replying urgently.Thanks and best regards .( email@example.com ) Mrs.Helen Akpore