This email with the subject "I decided to compensate you" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 11 Aug 2009 10:28:34 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Garang"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello, I hope all is well with you and your family, and believing you in a perfect condition. I am using this opportunity to thank you for your great effort to our unfinished transfer of fund into your account due to one reason or the other best known to you. But I want to inform you that I have successfully transferred the fund to someone else account who was capable of assisting me in this great venture through the help of the diplomat I told you about. Due to your effort, sincerity, courage and trustworthiness, you showed at the course of the transaction I decided compensating you and show my gratitude to you with the sum of US$550.000.00 I have authorized my new lawyer who is now also my legal adviser to issue you International certified bank check cashable at your bank. My dear friend I will like you to contact the lawyer for the collection of this international certified bank check. The name and contact address of the lawyer is as follows. Names: Barr. Williams Morgan Law firm: Watt Ana chambers Associates Law firm 39th FL, Ocean tower, Bangrak Bangkok.10500, Thailand Email: firstname.lastname@example.org At the moment, I'm very busy here because of the investment projects which I and my new partner are having at hand in Paris France. Finally, remember that I have forwarded instruction to the Lawyer on your behalf to send the bank Check to you as soon as you contact him without delay. Please I will like you to accept this token with good faith as this is from the bottom of my heart. Thanks and God bless you and your family. Regards, Ms Janet Garang