This email with the subject "Your Assistance Is Needed" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 08 Nov 2009 18:37:11 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "DR RUTLEY SMITH BEN"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir, I am an investor and a business merchant seeking for your co-operation in building a 5 star Tourist Hotel or Real Estate in your country. I am sorry if this is not in line with your profession. However, I need an experienced person like you to assist me set up and develop this project. I estimated the sum of ?17,350,000.00 Million British pounds for this project, which I will transfer as soon as possible immediately our discussion is positive and sealed. On the resumption of this project, you will be a member of the governing board as Director of works and project Management. You will also be entitled to a share percentage of 15% and more other benefits as we advance further, while 85% stands for the company. Your immediate reply will be highly appreciated and I shall give you more detailed information concerning this project. Please if you have any interest for this project; correspond to my office via my email address: email@example.com Best Regards, Dr Rutley Smith Ben.