This email with the subject "Hello" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 15 Jun 2009 10:44:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Mr.Mark Sitelo"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello I am Mr.Mark Sitelo a business consultant and personal assistant to the First Chairman and Managing Director of Shell Petroleum South Africa (Pty) Ltd, Mr.John Drake. Mr.John Drake, having handed over to his successor, he mandated me to seek for a foreign partner who can help on transferring of fund out and also advice on possible investment.I humbly ask for your assistance in securing of this fund into your company's account or private account to avoid been seized by the South African government. The sum is USD13M ( THIRTEEN MILLION UNITED STATE DOLLARS ONLY) and you will be gladly compensated after the deal is done. Presently, the fund in question is been concealed with Private Finance Firm. Please do indicate your interest by responding with the following information below through my private email address: email@example.com Yours Sincerely, Mr.Mark Sitelo