This email with the subject "READ IS URGENT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 03 Dec 2010 21:03:44 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Donald Stone <DONALD.STONE@asu.edu>, although it may have been spoofed.
How are you today? I write to inform you that we have already sent you USD5000.00 dollars through Western union as we have been given the mandate to transfer your full compensation payment of USD 500,000.00 via western union by this government. I called to give you the information through phone as internet hackers were many but i cannot reach you yesterday even this morning.So,I decided to email you the MTCN and sender name so that can pick up this USD5000.00 to enable us send another USD5000.00 by tomorrow as you knows we will be sending you only USD5000.00 per day.Please pick up this information and proceed to any western union in your country to pick up the USD5000.00 and call me back to send you another payment tomorrow. Manager Mr.Musa Abu Telephone +234 803 805 8501 Email: email@example.com <http://firstname.lastname@example.org> call or email me once you picked up this USD5000.00 today. Here is the western union information to pick up the USD5000.00, MTCN :622 155 4897 Sender's Name: PRINCE KINGSLEY Question:HONEST Answer:TRUST Amount:USD 5000.00 I am waiting for your call once you pick up USD5000.00, Thanks Mr Donald Stone.