A Scam Email with the Subject "I NEED YOUR HELP." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 15 Jan 2010 06:00:07 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "DESMOND"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good Day, Happy new year to you and your entire family, I hope you all are fine and healthy, may the peace of Almighty God be with you all. I want to use this opportunity to introduce myself well to you, I am Desmond Eyadema,The son of the Former late President of Togo, I am writing you in respect of my consignment box in the United States of America, which I want you to assist me and my Mother to stand for us as our foreign beneficiary to receive the fund over there in there in the United States of America, this fund am writing you about is $12.5 million U.S.Dollars which my late father deposited under a Security Company for I and my mother, and Mr. Johnson Ascot who was suppose to receive this consignment in the United States Was demanding for 50% which I and my mother did not agree on for any reason, that was why we have to stop the delivery to him immediately, and search for another Beneficiary who can help us on this. I know very that this mail may come to you as a surprise base on the fact that, we have not met. And apart from that, even with the fraudulent activities that is going on around the world today.Nobody know who is right or whom to trust. But I must tell you one thing, I have not come to entice you with the words of men. It is only God that knows the heart of every human. All I want from you is honesty. I and my mother are willy to give you 20% for your assistance, because that was the former agreement we had with our former partner. Mr. Johnson Ascot before he later change is mind because of his greed that is why I and my mother put a stop to the delivery to him , please if you are willing to help assist us, kindly reply me for more details. Stay Bless. Yours Sincerely, Desmond Eyadema.