This email with the subject "My Good Friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 25 Feb 2011 13:46:40 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Barrister Jack Tom <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
How are you today? Hope all is well with you and your family? I know that this letter will come to you as a surprise as we don't know ourselves before, but be rest assured that it is real and of a genuine business interest. I am Br. Jack tom ezebe, writing from London.
I was the legal representative to Late Mr. Moses Saba Masri. He was a Jewish business mogul from Mexico that died on a helicopter crash early. Mr. Saba was 47-years-old when both his wife, his only son Abraham (Albert) and his daughter-in-law died in a helicopter crash.
You can get more information's as regards to the crash and the death of our late customer Mr. Moses Saba on the site web address below.
I got your mail through my private search and out of Desperation I decided to reach you through this medium. Late Mr. Moses Saba Masri deposited boxes valued up to 36,759,000 million British Pounds in a financial/treasure security firm here in London and the need to move out this money arose when the Prime Minister Gordon Brown said that some of the money held in dormant accounts/unclaimed treasure in treasure houses, would be confiscated and used for youth and community projects for you can confirm this in the website below.
position as his attorney I will prepare a change of ownership in your favour as
to enable the security firm release the treasure boxes to you or consign it to
I am in a sincere desire of your humble assistance in this regard. Now permit me to ask these few questions:-
(1) Can I
completely trust you?
(2) I am ready to offer you 45% of this (Â36 759 000.00) I hope it is acceptable by you?
Please, consider this and get back to me as soon as possible for more details, via my personal Email: email@example.com
Thank you so much.
Br. Jack tom ezebe