Scam Emails Archive : Generic



This email with the subject "CERTIFIED BANK DRAFT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 18 Nov 2008 23:54:10 -0500 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "MR. OLIVER NORRIS"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Friend,

How are you today? I hope this mail meets you in a perfect condition. I am using this opportunity 
to thank you for your great effort to our unfinished transaction and transfer of the inheritance to 
your bank, am sorry for presenting and using someone else in your name to get this transaction 
successful. Due to some best known by you. Right now, I want to inform you that I have successfully 
cleared the inheritance funds to someone else account who was capable of assisting me then in that 
great venture that have been over and successful.

Due to your effort, sincerity, courage and trustworthiness you showed at the course of the 
transaction I want to compensate you and show my gratitude to you with the sum of $1.750m (ONE 
MILLION SEVEN AND FIFTY THOUSAND US DOLLARS). I have authorized Mr.James Doglas to send you an 
international certified bank draft issued in your name, cashable draft at your bank or anywhere as 
choice felt. My dear friend I will like you to contact Mr.Norris Oliver for the collection of this 
international certified bank. 

His name and contact address is as follows:

E-mail: Mr.James Doglas
Tel +234-803-345-5935

Contact Mr. James Doglas at the moment, am very busy here in the Japan because of the investment 
projects which myself and my new partner are having at hand In Japan. Finally remember that I have 
forwarded instructions to Mr. James Douglas on your behalf to send the bank draft of $1.750m (ONE 
MILLION SEVEN AND FIFTY THOUSAND US DOLLARS) to you as soon as you contact him without delay. 
Please I will like you to accept this token with good faith as this is from the bottom of my heart.

Please do reconfirm your personal information to him so that he do not send your draft to the wrong 

Thanks God bless you and your family. Hope to hear from you soon as soon as you've getting my 
compensation and please do not get angry because that is what I have for now till I finish my 

Best Regards.

Mr. Oliver Norris.