This email with the subject "Fw: YOU ARE A VICTIM OF SCAM" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 21 Nov 2008 05:28:01 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Bill Browne Sr 2" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
----- Original Message -----
From: BRITISH HIGH COMMISSION
Sent: Friday, November 21, 2008 3:13 AM
Subject: YOU ARE A VICTIM OF SCAM
BRITISH HIGH COMMISSION
Metro Plaza, Plot 991/992
Zakari Maimalari Street
Cadastral Zone AO,
Central Business District, Abuja.
TEL: +234 806 7802512
The BRITISH High Commission in Nigeria,Benin Republic,Ghana and Bokinafaso received a report of scam against you and other British/US citizens and Malaysia,Etc. whom the country of Nigeria/Benin,Bokinafaso And Ghana have recompensed you due to meeting held with Four countries Government and the world high commissions against fraud activities by the Four country Citizens.
Your name was among those scammed as listed by the Nigeria Financial Intelligent Unit (NFIU). A re compensation has been issued out in ATM CARD to all the affected victims and has been already in distribution to all the bearers. Your ATM CARD was among those that was reported undelivered as at on Friday and we wish to advise you to see to the instructions of the Committee to make sure you receives your ATM CARD immediately for your depositing into your account.
NFIU further told us that the use of Nigeria Couriers and the Benin was abolished due to interception activities noticed in the above mentioned courier services in Benin,Nigeria and Ghana and thereby have made a concrete arrangement with the DHL Courier Company for a safe delivery to your door-step once the beneficiary meets up the demand of the conveyance.
We advise that you do the needful to make sure the NFIU dispatches your recompense on Monday. You are assured of the safety of your ATM CARD and availability and be advised that you should stop further contacts with all the fake lawyers and security companies who in collaboration scammed you. Get back to me in the email: email@example.com or Call me at: +234 806 7802512 immediately to check if the delivery date suits you.
Yours in Service,
Mr. Richard Gozney
BRITISH HIGH COMMISSION
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