A Scam Email with the Subject "PLEASE I NEED YOUR HELP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 06 Jun 2008 03:55:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Stanley Kone <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear respectful one.
My name is Stanley Kone. I am 19 years old from Liberia. Please go through below mail to see if you can assist for our mutual benefit.
My late father was a cocoa and gold business man. He died in a motor accident with my mother one week after his trip to Abidjan Cote dʼ Ivoire to negotiate on a cocoa business he wanted to invest in. My mother died instantly and my father followed up five days after in the hospital. May there soul rest in perfect peace.
Before death of my father, he disclosed to me about sum of ($7.5, 000,000US) he deposited in a bank in Cote dʼ Ivoire for the investment with my name as next of kin.
I am a novice in terms of business and can not be able to handle investment of the money by my self and do not want to involve my relatives as instructed by my late father. I solicit for your assistance to guard me invest the money as partners under your care.
If we happen to do this together, before any thing is done with the money, I will give you 10% of the total money as compensation for your assistance.
I look forward to hearing from you for more details if you are willing andable to handle this.Best regards.