A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM EDWIN MAXWELL.." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 13 Jun 2010 02:47:23 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Edwin Maxwell"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello , How are you today,i hope you are fine? I am Edwin Maxwell the son of the late Minister of Finance in Liberia,i am 19 years of age and presently at the refugee camp in Ghana,i am contacting you in respect of my two trunk boxes which is already in your country with the diplomat,the foreign beneficiary who was suppose to receive the trunk boxes for me was so greedy asking for 60% which we agreed on 25% before the boxes left Ghana for your country. I had to stop to the delivery of the boxes to him,please i am contacting you to help me receive my two trunk boxes because i have mapped out 35% for you. I want to inform you that the diplomat has been there for days now waiting to hear from my foreign beneficiary to carry out the delivery to and the content of my two consignment boxes is Money $25,000.000.00 ( Twenty Five Million United States Dollars ) which i will like to invest in a profitable business.I will like to invest part of the money into these three investment but, if there is any other business that is better than what I am suggesting,I will be very glad to follow your advice. (1). Real estate.(2). The transport industry.(3). Hotel managements. I want you to know that the diplomat does not know the true content of the boxes is containing money so please when contacting him for the delivery to you don't tell him about the content. I want you to know also that i have paid for the delivery charges which is $8,500.00 ( Eight Thousand Five Hundred United States Dollars ) all you have to do is contact the diplomat.Please help me by receiving the boxes,for as soon as you receive them i will be coming over to join you,so we can start the investment together and i will start living a good life again. Please kindly send me your direct telephone number so i can call you.Get back to me so i can give you the contact of the diplomat. Thanks and GOD'S Blessings, Edwin Maxwell. firstname.lastname@example.org