This email with the subject "my request" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 11 May 2010 15:27:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "John Ofori"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
From:John Ofori(ICB). Meridian House Ring Road Central Accra, Ghana Attn! I am John Ofori,a banker in International Commercial Bank Ghana. I am contacting you for a possible business transfer, I am using this moment to give you the cognizance and also to seek your assistance to this business proposal. In my department I discovered an abandoned sum of ($26.5Million) in an account that belongs to one of our foreign customers an American Mr.Bob Williams, who died along with his entire family in Alaska Plane crash on February 1st 2000.According to our banking law, if the funds remains unclaimed for Ten (10) years then, the fund will be transferred into the reserve bank as unclaimed bill. I want to present you as his business partner so that the bank will transfer the fund into your bank account for us to share it. Your percentage will be 40% while 60% will be for me. As an insider in this bank, I assure you that, this transaction is 100% risk free involvement. If you are willing for this deal, contact me for more details but if you are not capable, stay clear. Do not view this as being illegal but an opportunity for us to enrich our hope in life instead of the bank converting this much money to the security funds, all required arrangements have been made for the smooth transfer of these funds into your account, and your acceptance is what will crown this effort. It will be my interest to finish this transaction with you, all I need from you is sincerity and trust to achieve this goal. If you can be a collaborator to this transaction, please indicate your positive interest immediately for us to proceed. Remember this is absolutely confidential. I will appreciate you give me a call any time on receipt of this e-mail on the phone number I have provided below.Use this alternative email address when sending your response for utmost confidentiality:firstname.lastname@example.org Yours Faithfully Mr.John Ofori Phone:+233-265368590 My alternative email:email@example.com