This email with the subject "First, let me thank you for taking your time to read this mail," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 16 Oct 2010 12:14:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was " 2nd Lieutenant,Richard Roy"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org From: 2nd Lieutenant,Richard Roy My Dear Friend, First, let me thank you for taking your time to read this mail, I would like to send to you the best wishes of good health and success in your pursuits, my name is 2nd Lieutenant, Richard Roy, a member of the U.S army Medical Team, I am contacting you for a very discreet matter that demands your urgency, confidentiality and absolute Trust, I anticipate that you read this mail quickly and let me know your opinion or willingness on this classified information that I will release to you. I have a sensitive and confidential brief for you of which I want you to give me urgent attention. To tell you more about myself, I am 2nd LT. Richard Roy, a member of the U.S army Medical Team, which was deployed to Iraq at the beginning of the war in Iraq. I would like to share some highly and personal classified information about my personal experience and role which I played in the pursuit of my career serving under the U.S 1st Armored which was at the fore-front of the war in Iraq. I would hold back some certain information for security reasons for now until you have found the time to visit the BBC website stated below to enable you have an insight into what I intend sharing with you, believing that it would be of your desired interest one-way or the other: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2988455.stm http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-11069261 Get back to me having visited the above website to enable us discuss in a more clarifying manner to the best of your understanding. I will be vivid and coherent in my next message in this regards, meanwhile, could you send me an email confirming that you have visited the site and that you have understood my intentions? I will await your thoughts via my personal email. Our meeting will be in your country. Thanks and God be with you, Best Regards 2nd Lieutenant, Richard Roy.