This email with the subject "Fw: URGENT ATTENTION NEEDED" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 19 Dec 2007 22:01:32 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Lance Jolley <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
----- Forwarded Message ---- From: Mr. Prince Fred <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Wednesday, December 19, 2007 8:29:40 AM Subject: URGENT ATTENTION NEEDED Mr. Prince Fred, Senior Branch Manager, Citizens International Bank Plc 119, Adeola Odeku, Victoria Island, Lagos Nigeria. Mobile:00234-808-261-1525 Email box:email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Dear Beloved Friend, My special greetings to you and your entire family. I am Mr.Prince Fred, presently promoted to the office of a Senior Branch Manager with Citizens International Bank Plc. Late Engr.RUFUS, a National of your country, who is a contractor with the DEPARTMENT OFPETROLEUM RESOURCESVICTORIAISLAND,LAGOS.Here in after shall be referred to as my client On 30 JAN 2000, my client, his wife, and their three children were involved in the Kenya airways flight with registration number 5Y-BEN which departed from Nairobi to destination Lagos and all family died in this fatal air crash on 30 JAN 2000, Since then I have made several inquiries to your embassy to locate any of my client's extended Relatives, this has proved abortive. After all these several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to get in touch with the consul-General in the person of Mr. Brian Brown,to locate any member of his family hence I contacted you. I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the money and property left behind by my client before they get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where these huge deposits were lodged, particularly the CITIZENS INTERNATIONAL BANK PLC Where the deceased had an account valued at about ($18.2 million us Dollars) The Head Office has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin Or have the account confiscated within the next ten official working days. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over 2years now, I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased since you have the same last name so that the proceeds of this account valued at ($18.2 million US Dollars) can be paid to you and then you and me Can share the money 50% to you and 50% to me. 10% of the principal sum will be used for unforeseen bottlenecks we might incur in this transaction and this will be after tax is deducted by the (IRS) in your country. An attorney will be contracted to help us revalidate and notarize all the necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make. All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us see this deal through. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement thatwill protect you and me from any breach of the law. Note: I recommend that you send your response to my private email box: email@example.com, for confidential reasons and becauase of my position here in the Bank. Also send to me your most private telephone number to enable me call you for more explaination if the need arises. Thank you. Your urgent reply to this will effect the speedy release of your fund to you within 168hours. Best Regards, Mr. Prince Fred Senior Branch Manager. Citizens International Bank Plc ---------------------- ALICE C'EST ENCORE MIEUX AVEC LA MUSIQUE ! -------------------- Découvrez vite l'offre exclusive ALICE BOX avec ALICE MUSIC, le téléchargement légal et illimité de plus de 300 000 titres ! En cliquant ici http://alicemusic.aliceadsl.fr Offre soumise à conditions ____________________________________________________________________________________ Be a better friend, newshound, and know-it-all with Yahoo! Mobile. Try it now. http://mobile.yahoo.com/;_ylt=Ahu06i62sR8HDtDypao8Wcj9tAcJ