This email with the subject "WITH TEARS IN MY EYES" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 08 Oct 2010 00:55:46 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Mrs Juliet Ford" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
I am Mrs. Juliet Ford the wife of Late Mr. Terry Ford a white farmer that was shot dead in Zimbabwe by "war veterans. My husband was among the rich white farmers in Zimbabwe who was murdered in cold blood by the agent of the ruling government of president Robert Mugabe because my husband was against the method adopted by the government on new land reform act that wholly affected the white farmers in Zimbabwe.
Before the Invasion, my husband took me to South Africa as if he foresaw the looming danger in Zimbabwe and deposited USD27,000,000.00 (Twenty Seven Million United States of America Dollars) in a security and financial company in South Africa as a Family Valuables. Please verify the information I have given you on this web site
Heads of government from western world, especially Britain and The U.S.A, have voiced their condemnation against Mugabe's new land reform act. It is against this background that my only son Rufus Ford has mandated me to seek foreign assistance as my late Husband indicated that the trunk box containing the USD27,000,000:00 is for onward shipment to his foreign partner for keeping purpose.
The money was deposited in a Trunk Box as Family valuables to avoid much demur rage from the Security and Finance Company. This fund was meant for the purchase of New Machines and Chemicals for Farms and the establishment of new farms in Lesotho and Swaziland, me and My only son Master Rufus Ford are Asylum seekers in South Africa and the law of South Africa do not allow asylum seekers to do any financial transaction within South Africa and this is the reason of contacting you as my late Husband tagged the box family Valuables for onward movement to his foreign partner.
I must let you know that! this transaction is 100% risk free and legal and for me to present you to the security company as my late husband foreign partner to enable the security company ship the trunk box containing the USD27,000,000:00 to you in your country. Kindly send me the below information.
*YOUR HOME ADDRESS
*YOUR COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
*YOUR DATE OF BIRTH.
*YOUR PHONE NUMBER
Thanks for your anticipated co-operation as soon as you send me the above information I will send an Authorizing letter to Alberty Security company which will be copied to you mandating the security company to ship the trunk box to you at your address in your country as i will indicate to Alberty
Security company that you are my late Husband foreign business partner and also I will offer you 35% of the said USD27,000,000:00 for assisting me move this trunk box containing USD27,000,000:00 out of South Africa to your Country thereafter we will come over to your country to start a new life and in addition to that i will send the deposit certificate of the trunk box and the death certificate of my late husband and a copy of my Asylum seeker permit and also the picture of the said trunk box and it inside content.
Mrs. Juliet and Master Rufus Ford
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