This email with the subject "Immportant Mail" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 17 Apr 2009 15:38:12 -0400 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Mark Jones"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, I am happy to inform you about my success in getting your winning funds under the cooperation of a new partner from South Africa. Presently I'm in South Africa for investment projects with my own share of the total sum. Meanwhile, I did not forget your past efforts and attempts to get your winnings despite that failed somehow. I have made a deposit of $500.000.00 (FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND US DOLLARS)in addition to your lottery winnings of $5.5m now amounting to $6,000,000.00 (Six million United States Dollars)with the Mr.Bennie Chelsea. Now contact Mr.Bennie Chelsea , Find below his contact information. LICUTION DIPLOMATIC SOLUTION & FINANCE. NAME: BENNIE CHELSEA TELEPHONE:- +234-805-922-5475 E-MAIL: email@example.com Ask him to send you the total $6,000,000.00 (SIX HUNDRED THOUSAND US DOLLARS) certified bank Cheque, which I raised in your favor for your compensation for all the past efforts and attempt in this matter.I really appreciated your efforts at that time very much. Secondly, you are hereby advice to stop dealing with some non-officials in the bank as this is an illegal act and will have to stop if you so wish to receive your payment immediately. After the board meeting held at our headquarters, we have resolved in finding a solution to your last uncliamed problem. So feel free and get in touch with Mr.Bennie Chelsea and give him your address where to send the draft to you or rather inform him about a telegraphic wire transfer if you like. Please do let me know immediately you receive the Cheque to enable us share the joy after all the sufferness at that time.In the moment, I'm very busy here because of the investment projects, which the new partner and me are having at hand,finally, remember that I had forwarded instruction to the MR.Bennie Chelsea without any delay. Best regards, DR MARK JONES