This email with the subject "Hello Dearest One," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 15 Nov 2011 15:11:55 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Gift Hanson <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello Dearest One,
How are you today, Please accept my sincere apologises if my email does not meet your business or personal ethics,I really like to have a good relationship with you, and I have aspecial reason why I decided to contact you because of the urgency of my situation here.
PleaseIwrite not only to introduce myself to you, but also tender a joint investment business proposal for your considerations and acceptance. Iknow that receipt of my communication shall be a greatsurprise to you considering the fact that we did not know each other or had any business negotiations before now, I am also aware of the factthat there is a lot of fraudulent business proposals circulating around the world, which makes it imperative for one to beextremely carefulbefore accepting andventuring any business proposal from unfamiliar person like me.
I however,pray your respectedself not to allow the above unnatural abnormalitiesto influence your decision to accept my genuine proposaland intentions which undoubtedly would be of immense mutual benefits toboth of us. I pledge to you for urgent and dedicated attention which this issue deserves.
I permit necessary to introduce myself in detail for you and the need for your assistance to claim and invest my inheritance for me, I amMiss. Gift Thomas D. Voer Hanson, 26years old girl from Liberia, the only daughter of Late National Bank of Liberia Governor, Thomas Hanson who died on June8, 2009 at the Delaware County Memorial Hospital inUpperDarby from amassive stroke. Meanwhile he had earlier undergoneakidney transplant in april 2009 at the university hospital of pennsylvania in philadelphia.
I am constrained to contact youbecause of the maltreatment I, am receiving from my step mother. Sheplanned to take away all my latefather'streasury and properties from me since the unexpected death of my beloved Father.
Meanwhile I wanted to escape to the Europe but they hide away my international passport andother valuable traveling documents. Luckily they did not discover where I kept my Father's File which contains important documents. So I decided torun to the refugee camp where I ampresentlyseeking asylum under theUnited Nations High Commission forthe Refugeehere in Ouagadougou Republic of Burkina Faso. I wish to contact you personally for a long term business relationship and investment assistance in your country.
My father secretly deposited the sum of US$3,628, 000.00 in one of theprime bankwith my name as the nextof kin. However, I shall forward you with thenecessary information ofthe deposit on confirmation of your acceptance to assist me for the transfer and investment of the fund inyour country.As you will also help me in an investment, and I will liketo complete mystudies, as Iwas in the school in Monrovia-Liberia, before the death ofmy father.
Itismyintention to compensate you with 15% of the total money foryourservicesand the balance shall be my investment capital. This isthereason why Idecided to contact you. Please all communicationsshouldbe through this email address only for confidential purposes. Assoonas I receive yourpositive response showing your interest I will put things into action immediately. In the light of the above, I shall appreciate an urgent message indicating your ability and willingness to handle this transaction sincerely.
I am staying at the female hostel. Awaiting your urgent and positive response.Please do keep thisonly to your self please I advice you not to disclose it to a third party till I come over, once the fund has been transferred into your account. I hope my explanation is very clear but if you need further clarification, then send in your questions.I willtry to scanmypicture to send in my next mail.
Thanks as I hope to receive from you soon.
Miss Gift Thomas D. Voer Hanson