This email with the subject "Winners Church appeaI" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 16 Oct 2010 16:42:00 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Rev Gerard Hughes <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, I am Rev Gerard Hughes . I have contacted you to stand as the next-of-kin to one of our member who had a huge fixed deposit in a bank before her death. I have contacted you so that the funds will be released and paid into your account as the beneficiary/next-of-kin to the deceased as you have same surnames. All machinery would be put in place to ensure that this claim is hitch free, if you are capable of putting your time and efforts towards the venture and heIp the church kindly contact me immediately with the following information enabling me furnish with more i nformation on how this will be done. (1.) Your Full names And Address (2.) A scanned copy of your ID (3.) Telephone and fax number. Bless You , Rev Gerard Hughes