This email with the subject "THIS IS URGENT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 22 Nov 2008 09:43:11 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Baki osman" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Greetings to you,
With warm heart I offer my friendship, and greetings, and
hope this mail meets you in good time. However strange or
surprising this contact might seem to you as we have not
met personally or had any dealings in the past, am
Barr.Osman Baki. am the Personal Attorney who
represented the interest of one Mr. Hans Busch an
Agriculturist who until his untimely death lived and made
a living as an Agriculturist in Malaysia.
I humbly ask that you take due consideration of its
importance and the immense benefit it will be to both of
us. After careful consideration am soliciting for your
assistance based on this proposition below,
Mr. Hans Busch, an Austrian 66 years of age and a very
prosperous farmer and a business man made a huge deposit
for investment in the sum of US$5,500,000. = FIVE Million
Five Hundred Thousand US Dollars) he named his wife
Mrs. Silvia Busch as the NEXT OF KIN to his estate.
Unfortunately Sir and Mrs. Silvia Busch were killed in the
December 26, 2004 Thailand Tsunami when he went for holidays with his lovely wife, that destroyed, killingThousands of people and 665 others sing were declared.
You can view my client and her lovely wife by visiting:
I have made several enquiries to locate any of my clients
extended relatives, through the Austrian High Commission
in Bangkok and Malaysia but to no avail and unsuccessful.
I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the fund
left behind by my late client because the bank have asked
me as his lawyer to produce his next of kin, the banking
system here in Malaysia stipulates that if such money remains with the
bank for a period of 4 years it will be transferred into the coffers of
Her Majesty's (THE QUEEN) account of the Treasury In order to avoid
this envelopment. I guarantee that this will be executed under a
legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of
the law of your country and my Country too as a professional
legal attorney in this field.
If you are interested in assisting me with this matter,
please, send to me urgently via my email the following details below:
1. Your full names.
2. Your Mobile Telephone and Home Phone number (urgent)
3. Your date of birth (Age) and proof that you can handle
such a huge amount of money and that you are a responsible
and a very serious person.
Based on this opportunity, upon receiving the above
details from you, I will work out every document/proof
representing you as the deceased BONA-FIDE distant
Relative and when this is done, you will be contacted by
the bank for the release and collection of the fund, which
will be within two week of my receiving the above details
I will meet with you in your country after the funds have
been released to you and also to discuss investment
Potentials and have my share of the money.
May I assure you that this transaction is 100% risk free,
as I have taken care of all necessary modalities as his
ATTORNEY to enable a hitch-free transaction.
I await your Favorable response.