A Scam Email with the Subject "My regards to you!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 19 Feb 2010 09:40:16 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "JAMES CROW" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello Dear, I`m Mr James Crow from England. With hope that this mail finds you in good health, really I came across your profile on internet magazine, which I finally gone through your profile. To me I think it will be necessary to get in touch with you for a long-lasting relationship also want to know more about your country culture. Actually, I am manager at Barclays Bank plc London, I do manage client accounts for investment also give advice to new to clients that is willing to open a new bank account with our bank. I want you to tell me more about your country, because any moment from now I will be going for my retirement, I want to see if I can invest in your country. I want you to advice me on what business I can invest in your country. Note i am contacting you independently base on my own investigation and no one is informed of this communication. I need your urgent assistance in transferring the sum of Ten Million Great Britain Pounds (GBP 10 M) to your private account in your country. This money has been here in our Bank lying dormant for pass eight good years now without anybody coming for the claim of the fund. Note is better we use this money for a profitable investment in your country because i don't want this money to go back into the government treasury account as unclaimed fund. The bank policy here in England does not allow such kind of deposit to stay more than 9 years, by next year 2010 the fund will be automatically be transferred into the bank treasury account as unclaimed fund. This money can be shared between us in the ratio of 50/50. Presently am the bill and exchange manager department of Barclays Bank Plc London. Please indicate your interest to receive the transfer of Ten Million Great Britain Pounds (GBP 10 M) Note 50% for me and 50% for you. You will stand as the next of kin to late Eng. Christian Eich, who died on a plane crash living no body behind to make claim of the said fund. Late Eng. Christian Eich, died with his entire family. Bear this at the back of your mind that this transaction has nothing to do with your professional or your personality is a secure transaction. You shall read more about the crash by visiting this website below : http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/859479.stm I want to remind you to send me your entire personal information list below. Your Full Name.......................... Your Sex................................. Your Age.................................. Your Country.............................. Your Occupation.......................... Your Personal Mobile Number......... Once I receive your positive respond along side with the needed information’s I shall proceed on the bank database programming immediately. Hope you will be with me dear? Looking forward to have the needed information from you soon. bye for now and take good care of yourself. Thanks for your co-operation. Mr. James Crow.