A Scam Email with the Subject "I JUST ARRIVED JFK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT URGENT REPLY IMMEDIATELY" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 01 Nov 2010 02:06:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mark Wilferd"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Attn: To You, I’m diplomat Mark Wilfred; I have been trying to reach you on your telephone about an hour now just to inform you about my successful arrival in John F.Kennedy International Airport with your two boxes of consignment worth 750 thousand Dollars which I have been instructed by ECOWAS COURIER DELIVERY COMPANY to be delivered to you. The Airport authority demanded for all the legal back up papers to prove to them that the fund is no way related with drug nor fraud money, I have presented the papers I handed to them and they are very much pleased with the paper’s I presented but the only thing that is still keeping me here is the airport delivery Tag which is not placed on the boxes, one of the Airport Authority has advise that we get the delivery tag so that I can exit the airport immediately and make my delivery successful .I try to reason with them and they stated the delivery tag will cost us just $ 78 Dollars only to get the two tag placed on the boxes as that tag will enab le me get to your house successfu Please try and reach me with my international roaming number +229 603 3240 as I can not afford to spend more time here due to other delivery I have to take care of in Bangkok. Here are the papers backing the funds together with my ID CARD as I can accompany you toyour bank were you will deposit the fund successfully with these papers. I have i more vital paper with me but I can only present you the hard copy when I reach your house as that it’s the diplomatic rules, such as authorization to deliver. You can direct the tag fee to our Head Office as they will get it here for you and they are entitled to receive and make any payment to foreign countries authority. GET BACK TO ME IN MY EMAIL NOW; email@example.com Receiver Chidozie Edward. Country benin republic . Amount $ 78 US Dollars Text Question. Who is our saviour? Answer ….The Lord Jesus. SENDER NAME MTCN Regard Diplomat Mark Wilferd