A Scam Email with the Subject "INVESTMENT ASSISTANCE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 14 Oct 2009 07:21:54 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Captain Beau Biden."<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
INVESTMENT ASSISTANCE Greetings, My name is Captain Beau Biden, I am an American soldier in peace keeping force in Iraq, I am serving in the military of the 1st Armored Division in Iraq,as you know insurgents everyday and car bombs are attacking us. We managed to move funds belonging to Saddam Hussein's family. The Total amount is US$5.3Million dollars in cash. We want to move this money to you, so that you may keep our share for us till when we will come over to meet you in your country. Me and my partners will take 70%. while You take 30%. No strings attached, just help us move it out of Iraq, Iraq is a war zone as you know.We plan on using diplomatic courier in shipping the money out in a large silver box, using diplomatic immunity. My job is to find a good partner that we can trust and that will assist us. Can I trust you? When you receive this letter, kindly send me an e-mail signifying your interest including your most confidential telephone/fax numbers for quick communication also your contact details. This business is risk free. The box can be shipped out in 48hrs depending on our agreement. If my offer is of no appealing to you, delete this message and forget I ever contacted you. Respectfully, EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Captain Beau Biden.