This email with the subject "Request For Your Assistance." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 23 Dec 2010 03:04:36 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Head Office <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
|From: Sgt. Evans Wayne |
Former Military Base: Baghdad Iraq.
Current Military Base: Afghanistan
Request For Your Assistance.
My Name is Sgt.Evans Wayne an American soldier, I am currently in active Duty in Afghanistan with the united Nation troop in Afghanistan and Iraq on war against terrorism. As you know, we are being attacked by insurgents everyday and car bombs which put I and my colleagues in serious danger. No soldier's life is guaranteed for the next day in a battle zone such as Iraq and Afghanistan. I have been here for almost a year and rumors has it that âI am not still aliveâ Now we have been deployed to Afghanistan currently which is another deadly zone. I and my patrol team discovered some huge funds which belong to nobody and after disclosing some to the officials we have kept some for ourselves.
My Total share of US$12.7M all in 100 Dollar Bills. I want to move this Money to you, so that you take safe custody of the Fund and invest some in a lucrative business until I arrange to meet with you after my service is over. You Don't have to worry about any hitch in claiming this fund, I assure you it is risk free, my statement is fact and you can go to this web link to read about events that happens here:
I have decided on this sharing arrangement of 60% for me and 40% for you. No strings attached, just help me move the funds out of Iraq and take safe custody of it. I have made plans of using a diplomatic courier service in shipping the funds out of Iraq. The fund shall be properly concealed in a large box consignment during shipment and with full diplomatic immunity tag to avoid being tempered by anyone. If you are interested and trustworthy partners then I need your details urgently as shown below:
(a.) Your Full Names.
(b.) Your Contact Address and Nearest Airport to you.
(c.) Your Age and Occupation
(f.) Your Personal Phone and Cell Nos.
NOTE: This box can be shipped out within 48hrs if you are ready to assist me and receive it.
Sgt. Evans Wayne.