This email with the subject "Accept this in appreciation" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 15 Mar 2009 13:44:57 -0400 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Mr Jonathan Cole"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, How are you today? Hope all is well with you and your family? 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 transfer of your winning cheque to you as a winner, due to logistic reasons or the other best known to you. But I Want to inform you that I have successfully cleared the cheque to someone else account who was capable of assisting me in this great venture. 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 $950,000.00 Thousand United State American Dollars. I have authorized Rev.Pitt Parker where I deposited my money to issue you International certified bank draft cashable at your bank. My dear friend, I will like you to contact Rev.Pitt Parker for the collection of this international certified bank draft. The name and contact address of Rev.Pitt Parker is as follows. Rev.Pitt Parker Telephone: +234-1-872-0874 Email: email@example.com Contact Rev.Pitt Parker this moment. I am very busy here because of the investment projects which I and my new partner are having at hand in London.Finally remember that I have forwarded instruction to Rev.Pitt Parker on your behalf to send the bank draft cheque of Nine Hundred and Fifty Thousand United State of America 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. Thanks and God bless you and your family. Hope to hear from you soon. Mr. Jonathan Cole