A Scam Email with the Subject "DID YOU INSTRUCT MR. JOHN T. KEHOE TO CLAIM YOUR FUND." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 12 Oct 2010 01:03:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA"<CENTRALBANOFNIGERIAREMITUNITCBN@w.cn>, although it may have been spoofed.
CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA FROM THE DESK OF: DR. SANUSI LAMIDO SANUSI EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR, CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA (CBN) WEBSITE:WWW.CENBANK.ORG EMAIL: CENTRALBANOFNIGERIAREMITUNIT@W.CN TEL/FAX:+ 234-8025 294 910 ATTENTION: BENEFICIARY, YOUR URGENT CONFIRMATION IS NEEDED FROM YOU Definitely, I know that this letter will be a surprising one to you. In our office today, was a present of One Mr. John T. Kehoe of 122 Fitch Way, Sacramento, Ca. 95864 filing application contrary to your pending fund transfer. The above mentioned person visited this Bank yesterday with a power of attorney given in his favor by your good self, granting him the benefit to process and claim your inheritance of $5,000,000.00( Five Million United States Dollars Only) for personal reasons. He further Stated that the online account be Terminated while the fund should be wired to his Bank account with Bank Of America, Routing Number 121000358,Swift Code number BOFAUS3N.Our office have ask Mr. John T. Kehoe return back to the Bank within 48hours to enable us have a personal confirmation from you being hitherto the beneficiary. We are sorry to have delayed your instruction in giving out this fund since we must adhere to the modus operandi of this honorable bank by making sure this request is verified and confirmed by the beneficiary and his existing attorney. Your confirmation to the above will be appreciated. We look forward to hearing from you soon. you are advic to reply through this email address : ( CENTRALBANOFNIGERIAREMITUNIT@w.cn) In receipt of this confidential Letter, you are required to call this Bank immediately you receive this Confidential Letter Direct Tel:+234-8025 294 910. Await your urgent attention to this. Yours Sincerely, Dr. Sanusi Lamido Governor Central Bank of Nigeria. Direct Tel:+234-8025 294 910 Email: CENTRALBANOFNIGERIAREMITUNIT@W.CN