A Scam Email with the Subject "REQUST FOR YOUR HELP" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 23 Oct 2009 10:55:14 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was MR JOHN WILLIAM <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear sir/madam It is obvious that this notification will come to you as a surprise but please find time to read it carefully,Coupled with my deep interest to invest in your country, I decided to contact you and solicit your mutualassistance at all cost. I am Mr john william Branch Manager, Barclays Bank Plc.
In 31st October 1999, One Mr.Neal Walker, a consultant/contractor with the Federal Ministry of Mines and Power made a numbered time (Fixed) Deposit, valued at ?6,500 000 00 GBP (Six million, five hundred thousand Great British pounds sterling) we sent a routine notification to his forwarding address but got no reply.After five year, we sent a reminder and finally we discovered from his contract
employers that Mr.Neal Walker died in an air crash along with his wife on the31st October 1999 in an Egyptian airline 990 with other passengers on board was
an American Oil consultant/contractor with the Chinese Solid Minerals Corporation. You can confirm his death from the website below which was published by BBC WORLD NEWS. WEBSITE.http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/502503.stm. His sum of ?6,500 000 00 GBP is still in my Bank and the interest is being rolled over with the principal sum at the end of each year. No one has comeforward for the claim. Now Barclays Bank has issued out a notice that if no one
comes for claim within Ten year the account will be confiscated.Consequently, I want to present you to stand as the next of Neal Walker so that the money will be paid to you, you and I can share the money, which you have to promise me that you will never disappoint me as soon as the money get into your
account. It behooves on you to suggest the percentage you will be given for your assistance. All I require is your honest cooperation to enable us seeing this deal through. I guarantee that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. There is no risk involved as I will use my position as the Bank Branch Manager to secure approvals and guarantee the successful execution of this transaction and it will take us 14 working days. Please you must observe utmost confidentiality if this proposal interest you, please reply me immediately and include your private phone number for voice contact and your banking information. You should please respond immediately. Awaiting your urgent reply.(email@example.com) Thanks Best regards. Mr. john william. Branch Manager, Barclays Bank Plc.