This email with the subject "new owner" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 06 Jun 2006 04:26:45 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Robert + Cheryl" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
-------------------------------------------------------------------------= ------- No virus found in this incoming message. Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.1.394 / Virus Database: 268.8.1/354 - Release Date: 6/1/06 ------=_NextPart_000_002E_01C689C0.FEF5DE10 Content-Type: text/html; charset="Windows-1252" Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <HTML><HEAD> <META http-equiv=3DContent-Type content=3D"text/html; = charset=3Dwindows-1252"> <META content=3D"MSHTML 6.00.2800.1458" name=3DGENERATOR> <STYLE></STYLE> </HEAD> <BODY bgColor=3D#ffffff> <DIV>From the desk of Mr.Daniel.T.Hamilton, Credit/Audit Manager = Financial Bank=20 Benin West Africa. Dear Friend,i have an urgent and very confidential=20 preposition for you,and I want you to consider it very important.during = the=20 course of our auditing, I discovered a floating fund in an account = opened in the=20 bank in 1991 and since 2000 nobody has operated on this account again. = After=20 going through some old files in the records, I discovered that the owner = of the=20 account is Mr.Morris Thompson an American, who unfortunately lost his = life in=20 the plane crash of Alaska Airlines Flight 261 which crashed on January = 31 2000,=20 including his wife Thelma and only daughter sheryl.You shall read more = about the=20 crash on visiting this website:-=20 http://www.cnn.com/2000/US/02/01/alaska.airlines.list/ I contacted you = to assist=20 in repartrating the money and property left behind by Mr Morris before = they get=20 confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where this huge = deposits were=20 lodged with the FINANCIALBANK BENIN,Since he died not declare any next = of kin or=20 relation in all his official document including his bank deposit = paperwork in my=20 bank.The sum of twelve million seven hundred thousand ($USD12.7m) is = still in my=20 bank,and the interest is being rolled over with the principal sum at the = end of=20 each year. Again I am only contacting you as a foreigner because this = money can=20 not be approved to a local account, without valid international foreign=20 "Agreement", but could only be approved to any foreigner with valid=20 international documents: Passport or Driver=92s license and Foreign = Account=20 because this sum is in U.S. dollars and the former owner of the account = Mr=20 Morris Thompson, is a foreigner too, thus the money could only be = approved to a=20 foreigner. So since nobody will ever come forward to claim this fund = that is why=20 I seek your consent to present you reliable as the next of kin,so that = this fund=20 can be paid to your account,and after the succesful end of the = transaction,30%=20 will be for you,10%for any expences incurred in the course of the = transaction or=20 tax as your government may require,while 60% is for me,in other to = support=20 christain activities and to help the poor and the needy. Please theres = no risk=20 at all,To prove the authenticity of the business I have the deceased = file jacket=20 with me regarding any question that may comes up from the bank, all i = require is=20 your honest co-operation to see this deal through,and also my position = as=20 Credit/Audit Manager guaranttee the succesful execution of this = transaction. If=20 your interested,reply immediately upon your responce,i shall send to you = more=20 details that will help you understand the transaction.you should observe = utmost=20 confidentiality,and rest assured that this transaction would be most = profitable=20 to both of us,because i require your assistance to invest some parts of = my share=20 in your country. Thanks,I'm waiting to hear from you as soon as possible = through=20 firstname.lastname@example.org Best Regards, Daniel.=20 <P> <HR> <P></P>No virus found in this incoming message.<BR>Checked by AVG Free=20 Edition.<BR>Version: 7.1.394 / Virus Database: 268.8.1/354 - Release = Date:=20 6/1/06</DIV></BODY></HTML> ------=_NextPart_000_002E_01C689C0.FEF5DE10--