The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

From:  "Essen Johnson" <>
Date:  Tue, 05 Jan 2010 13:29:09 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM ESSEN JOHNSON - PLEASE CAN YOU ASSIST?" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 05 Jan 2010 13:29:09 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Essen Johnson" <>, although it may have been spoofed.


Attention: Sir/Madam,

I apologized for using this medium to reach you for a transaction/
business of this magnitude,but this is due to Confidentiality and prompt
access reposed on this medium. This message might meet you in utmost
surprise; however, it is just my urgent need for foreign partner that made
me to contact you for this transaction.

I am a banker by profession from Burkina Faso in West Africa and currently
holding the post of Director Auditing and Accounting unit of the bank. I
have the opportunity of transferring the left over funds($25.5 million) of
one of my bank clients who died along with his entire family on 31 July
2000 in a plane crash. You can confirm the geniuses of the deceased death
by clicking on this web site

Hence; I am inviting you for a business deal where this money can be
shared between us in the ratio of 60/38 while 2% will be mapped out for
expenses. If you agree to my business proposal. Further details of the
transfer will be forwarded to you as soon as i receive your return mail.

1.Your name.....
2.Your phone....
7.Account details
8.your identification.

Best regards.
Mr. Essen Johnson