This email with the subject "Fw: Rt. Hon Lord Peter Goldsmith Esq" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 13 Aug 2008 06:31:49 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Angela <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
We want to acknowledge the receipt of your email to this chamber and also want you to know you have your rights in this bequest thus if you wish to turn it down then let me know so I can send you a WILL rejection form to fill and revert back to this office.
I am not at liberty to question my late client's choice of making you a benefactor of his WILL.I know you will like to know why he chose you but these are answers I cannot help you with.
At this time we can only carry out our duties as directed by our client, I will suggest you think this through and lets us know what you want to do. Sheikh Dhari Ali Al-Fayadh until his death was a member of the Helicopter Society and the Institute of Electronic & Electrical Engineers. His great philanthropy earned him numerous awards during his life time.
I can imagine that the Late Sheikh Dhari Ali Al-Fayadh must have known that you will put the money to good use for the less privileged of which he was aware that you can achieve, that is why he selected you. Also, understand that I don't know you neither have I met you before, but my contacting you is based on the recommendation of Late Sheikh Dhari Ali Al-Fayadh.
Be further informed that these funds will not be released to you without some proper identification. I have never met you before like I said and to be able to carry out our duties effectively as sole executors of the WILL of late Sheikh Dhari Ali Al-Fayadh, We must be convinced that you are who the testament says you are.
Please re-confirm to us through this email; your full contact details to include your full name and address, telephone and fax number(if any) and if you have moved to a new address then indicate both the new and old one for my verification with what i have in my file .
Any difference or discrepancies in the information provided by you will mean that I am contacting the wrong person and I will stop all communication with you out rightly. Click on this link and view my profile for your perusal;
Your information would be taken to the probate division of the International Court of Justice for verification. After the confirmation, the probate division would now release your letter of administration for claims to these bequest/funds.
This document as well as the Certificate of Deposit issued by the Nat West Bank to Sheikh Dhari Ali Al-Fayadh when the funds were deposited by him will then be released to you. This will give you the legal backing to receiving these funds.
We sincerely hope that the above requirement be sent to us sooner than later for us to proceed with the documentation. Please note that we cannot send anymore document to you until we are fully convinced that we have the true beneficiary.
Note that we have period of (10) working days to conclude this so I can move on to the next beneficiary on the WILL of my late client.
I wait your early response to move ahead.
The Rt. Hon Lord Peter Goldsmith Esq