A Scam Email with the Subject "I am John Kufuor by name 16years of age. I am seeking yourassistance (email@example.com)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 07 Mar 2011 03:50:40 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Bridges, Michael D" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Belove, I am John Kufuor by name 16years of age. I am seeking your assistance in respect of my late father's consignment worth Eight Million United State Dollars ($8Million USD) which is now currently with the diplomat in your country. My late father's partner Dr. Raymond Gray whom was suppose to receive this consignment and help me invest the funds had an accident and lost his life. Please I want you to help me get in touch with the Representative over there in your country and receive the consignment so that the diplomat will not return the truck box back to Ghana that is why I contacting you. I am willing to give you 30% of the total funds and you will help me invest the remaining funds over there in your country before I come over to meet you, so that i can continue my education over there. Please if you can help me reply back so that I can give you all necessary contact to enable you meet with the diplomat in your country. Yours Sincerely, John Kufuor. email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>