Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: Paul Williams <>

This email with the subject "PARTNERSHIP REQUEST!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 24 May 2011 23:34:11 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Paul Williams <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attention Dear:

I am Sergeant Paul Williams (3RD INFANTRY DIVISION) I am an American soldier with British background, serving in the military with the armyâs 3rd infantry division. With a very desperate need for assistance, I have summed up courage to contact you. I found your contact particulars in an address journal of a career builders database. I am seeking your kind assistance to move the sum of $10m (Ten Million US Dollars) to you, as far involved.

My partner and I need a good and reliable person, we can trust to actualize this dream. The money is from oil production and its legit. We intend moving it by diplomatic means to you or to a safe and secured location of your choice.

Once the funds get to you, please take your 30% out and keep our own 70%. I shall however leave out other details of this transaction until I receive an affirmation of your desire to participate. Please contact me back if you are interested for more details. Also visit

Yours truly
Sgt. P. Williams.