A Scam Email with the Subject "Dear Respectful," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 20 Jun 2010 07:55:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was faustin dogan <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Greetings in the name of God.i am Faustin Dogan from Sierra Leone the only son of late Engineer Dogan, i am writing you from Rep of Cote d'Ivoire where i Have been taking refuge after the brutal war and Murder of my parents by the rebels during the renewed Fighting in our country Sierra Leone..
Because of the war my late Father sold his shipping company and took me to a nearby country Cote d'Ivoire where he deposited US$5, 300,000.00 Million(Five Million Three Hundred Thousand United States Dollars) in his foreign account with one of the prime bank here in Cote d'Ivoire.
Please i have prayed before contacting you with the trust in God that you will be of help to me and coupled with the current political situation in Cote d'Ivoire now, I am honourably seeking for your assistance to transfer this Money to your account for a good investment Project in your country,
(1) To serve as a guardian of this fund since I am only 20years.
(2) To make arrangement for me to come over to your country to further my Education and to secure a resident permit in your country
i am willing to offer you 20% of the total sum for Your assistance and in no way connected with any illegal transaction, Please Help me to get out of this terrible situation and our Almighty God will bless you .