Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: "Mr. Steve Sheldon"<>

This email with the subject "ATTENTION FROM FEDEX OFFICE ." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 18 Sep 2008 22:25:50 -0400 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Mr. Steve Sheldon"<>, although it may have been spoofed.


The FedEx courier Service Company are hereby passing an essential message to all our valuable 
customers to be very 
careful while presenting their receiver's residential address to avoid wrong delivery.

We are happy to inform you once again that your parcel that contain the sum of $ 1.3 million 
dollars is among the 24 
parcel’s listed which is now in our office and also with your name as the receiver despise that we 
lost your private 
residential address’s, also with your private line which is an indication that you can now re-send 
your residential 
address to back to the FedEx company where your parcel can be delivered to without hesitation with 
this e-mail 
( ). Meanwhile remember that the sender of this parcel Mrs. 
Sherry Williams (F.B.I / E.F.C.C) still owes
this company the sum of $ 100 US DOLLARS before incident occurs, this company has spend out of 
their incomes in the process 
by recovery back your parcel so, dear custurmer we once again appreciate our patronage in our 

Without hesitations you are to pay for just the balance left by your sender via western union so 
that your parcel can be 
delivered to your residential address before it accumulate a demurrage after one week only, as you 
know your parcel is 
not just an ordinary parcel but with a huge amount and I think you understand what I mean by 
accumulating a demurrage? 
Which you will not allow to happen to your recovery parcel that almost gone if not for the love 
that the good God have 
for you by favouring you with his favour because, it was God who did it not by your power but by 
the spirit say the 
lord. Once you send the $100 via Western Union you will receive the package at your door-step 
within the next 24hours
after your delivery payment has been confirmed. 


Process payment with Western Union
Western Union Receiver's Information 

First Name: OYOKU 
City: LAGOS 
State: LAGOS 
Country: NIGERIA 
You can walk in to any Western Union Agent Office in your Country / City and make your Cash Deposit 

Please send us an e-mail to ( ) after the payment has been sent 
with Western Union! 

Please provide us the following information! 

1) Money Control Number (MTCN): 
2) The exact amount of the money you sent! $100 
3) Sender Text Question and Answer: 
4) Sender First Name: 
5) Sender Last Name: 
6) Your Email Address: 
7) Your Phone Number: 
8) Sender Country: 
9) Sender City: 

Waiting for your urgent response, 
Mr. Steve Sheldon