A Scam Email with the Subject "OFFER.!!!!!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 03 Nov 2006 17:44:49 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Mr George Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear submitted, I am Mr.George Jones a treasury officer working with Shell Bloc a Subsidiary of Shell Oil Company in Benin Repulic. While this letter will definitely be coming to you as a surprise, please take a moment of your time to read the content because of its urgency and importance. I want you to assist myself and a colleague to receive on our behalf a package which we are working on how to move out of our country. The package contain a total of Six million five hundred thousand United States dollars(US$6.5 million),these funds represent the money our company intended using for Settlement of outstanding bills in Europe through a Finance security company.In fact these money were well repackaged and concealed. We want to divert the money to you so that we will all share proceeds. As a result, we want you to send us the needed information for us to deposit the money with your name to the Finance security company that will be leaving with the package. The Cargo flight is scheduled to leave with the package in the next ten days, that is why we need your assistance for us to make sure the package leave immediately. Further information will be given to you as soon as I receive your positive response.Please get back to me stating your wish to work along with us in this proposed business transaction with the followings:Full names, Address, Telephone/Fax numbers which will be used to deposit the package as the rightful owner/beneficiary.Be informed that we will give you data that will enable you claim the package such as code and tracking numbers etc. For confidentiality please contact me on my personal email address(email@example.com) I look forward to hearing from you. Best Regards, Mr George Jones.