A Scam Email with the Subject "I Request Your Prompt Reply" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 06 Apr 2010 04:23:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Barr. Peter Clark"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM THE DESK OF: PETER CLARK ASSOCIATE & CO;
SOLICITOR AT LAW AND LEGAL PRACTITIONAL;
17 COPSE HILL, WIMBLEDON ,
SW20 ONE, LONDON , UNITED KINGDOM .
I am Barrister Peter Clark, a solicitor at law. I am the personal attorney
to Mr. Richard Horning, a national of your country, who worked with an
European Company (ALCKLAND ORGANISATION) here in LONDON . On the 21st of
December 2007, my client, his wife and their son were involved in a car
accident all of them in the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives. Since
then I have made several inquiries to your embassy to locate any of my
clients extended relatives this has also proved unsuccessful. After these
several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to search over the Internet to
locate any of his relatives hence I contacted you as his next of kin.
I am contacting you to assist me in repatriating the money and property
left behind by my client before they get confiscated or declared
unserviceable by the bank where his huge funds where deposited here in
London with A LONDON BANK. The deceased (MY CLIENT) had an account valued
at 4.5 Million British Pounds Sterling? only before his untimely motor
accident, in accordance to my claim of my clients Next of kin, the bank
now mandated me to provide the next of kin or have the account confiscated
Since all my search have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for
over 6 months now, I now seek your consent to present you as the next of
kin of the deceased (MY CLIENT) so that the proceeds of this account
Valued at 4.5 Million British Pounds Sterling? can be paid to you and
then you and I can share the money and invest in your country. The ratio
would be 60% for me and 40% to you as the account owner; I have all
necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may
All I require from you is your maximum co-operation; honesty and interest
to enable us see this transaction through.
Upon your acceptance to this offer, endeavour to furnish me with the
Your Full name:
Your Telephone and Fax Numbers:
I assure you that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement
that will protect you and I from any breach of the law. Please for
security reasons, maintain the utmost secrecy of this transaction. For
further Explanations and directives on the procedure, get back to me
Barrister Peter Clark (ESQ).