This email with the subject "Letter of Bequest" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 30 Nov 2008 03:08:13 -0500 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Jennifer Byers" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
NOTICE OF BEQUEST On behalf of the Trustees and Executor of the estate of Late Engr. Johannes Schneider, I once again try to notify you as my earlier letter returned undelivered. I hereby attempt to reach you again by this same email address on the WILL. I wish to notify you that Late Engr. Johannes Schneider made you a beneficiary to his WILL. He left the sum of seventeen million five hundred thousand United States Dollars ($17,500.000.00 USD) to you in the codicil and last testament to his WILL.This may sound strange and unbelievable to you, but it is real and true. Being a widely travelled man, he must have been in contact with you in the past or simply you were recommended to him by one of his numerous friends abroad who wished you good. Engr. Johannes Schneider until his death was a member of the Helicopter Society and the Institute of Electronic & Electrical Engineersand he died on the 13th day of December, 2006 at the age of 80 years, and his WILL is now ready for execution. According to him this money is to support your humanitarian activities and to help the poor and the needy in our society. Please if I reach you this time as I am hopeful, endeavor to get back to me as soon as possible to enable me conclude my job. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Sincerely yours, Jennifer Byers (Mrs) Secretary to: Barrister. Roger Baker (ESQ). MANAGING PARTNER/SOLICITORS