This email with the subject "I NEED YOUR ASSISTANCE!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 10 Jul 2008 01:09:58 -0400 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Rebekah E. Kim" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
MY DIRECT CONTACT TO YOU. I am Mrs. Marina Litvinenko, wife of Alexander Litvinenko, a former Russian security officer who died in a London hospital after apparently being poisoned with the highly-toxic metal thallium by Mr. Lugovoi, a Russian Government Paid agent. Your can read articles about my Husband's ordeal via the websites below: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/6708103.stm http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/news.html?in_article_id=490007&in_page_id=1770&ct=5 Please I want you to assist my one daughter and three son and my humble self to remove USD$3.5M given to my husband before his death by Mr. Berezovsky, A Russian Billionaire Exiled in UK for exposing an alleged plot to assassinate him by the Russian Authority and to investigate the death of Anna Politkovskaya, a Russian Journalist believed to have equally been poisoned by the Kremlin for writing a book: The Putin's Russia: Life in a Failing Democracy depicted Russia as a country where human rights are routinely trampled. The Funds are deposited with a financial firm in Asia and I will want to relocate these funds for investment in your region and with your assistance and advice. As soon as I receive your response, I will furnish you with more details on this issue that is stressing me so badly. I do not mind drawing a business agreement with you. Get back to me via my E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Best Regards, Mrs. Marina Litvinenko.