A Scam Email with the Subject "Please get back to me" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 30 Oct 2010 12:27:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mrs Alima Conte" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Good Day How are you?I hope you are in good health.I am Mrs.Alima H.Conte. I am contacting you with the hope that you will be of great assistance to stand by me in this transaction. I currently have within my reach the sum of 4.5 million U.S dollars cash which I intend to use for investment purposes.I therefore personally appeal to you seriously and religiously for your urgent assistance to stand by me and recieve this money in your country where I believe it will be safe since I cannot leave the country due to the restriction of movement imposed on the members of my family by the Government now. This money came as a result of a payback contract deal between my husband and a Russian firm in our country.The Russian partners returned my husbands share .Presently, the Government has intensified their probe in to my husbands financial resources which has led to the freezing of all our accounts, local and foreign, the revoking of all our business licences and the arrest of my First son.In view of this I want to act very fast to withdraw this money from one of our finance houses before it will be closed down.My husband deposited the money in a finance firm for safe keeping . No record is known about this fund by the government because there is no documentation showing that we have such funds.Further more, my elder son have been in detention in the last four days following the death of my late husband for charges of State organized murder and corrupt practices, he was just been released by the Supreme Court after the goverment brokered a deal with my family regarding his freedom , and he is still under interrogation about my late husband's assets and some vital documents. Due to the current situation in the country and government attitude to my family,I cannot make use of this money within, thus I seek your help in transferring this funds out for investment than leaving the fund here and to invest the money to profit my family Bearing in mind that you may assist me.l have decided to part with 25% of the total sum. I am seriously considering to settle down abroad in a friendly atmosphere like yours as soon as this fund get into your account so that I can start all over again if only you wish. I shall ask my son Mostafa Conte to come over to your country to liaise with you. If this proposal satisfies you. please do not let me out to the security as I am giving you this information in total trust and confidence and please include the following information so that i will send it to the security company to enable them map out the modelities of conveying the box to your country:1: Your full home and office address 2: Your Telephone numbers.I will advice you to contact me in this my private email address: email@example.com My Regards Mrs A.H Conte