This email with the subject "Mutual Benefit" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 15 Dec 2011 05:24:23 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Carter F. Ham" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Sir, I am Gen. Carter F Ham, a commander with the U.S Army, currently in Libya on a special duty. A few weeks ago I and my troop came across a some treasure on the Eastern province of Libya, among this treasure are Gold Dust (150 kilos), Gold Coin and Diamond. I have successfully shipped the treasure to a nearby country, where I have to decide what to do with this treasure. Though I already contacted a dealer in Algeria and he told me he does not have enough money to finance this business and I cannot ship it to the united States. I got your contact from the internet and decided to contact you as an honest and trustworthy able businessman whom we can trust and transact business with. As a trusted and honest businessman like you, we would like you to secure this great resources (Gold Dust) in your care pending my arrival to your country. Note that this transaction demands the highest trust, security and confidentiality between us. Moreover it is risk free in the sense that I have taken proper care of all formalities regarding this transaction. For your assistance and co-operation I have decided to give you 15% of the total money generated from it's sales and 5% mapped out for any miscellaneous expenses that we may occur during the process of transferring the resource to your country. As soon as the resources mentioned above is successfully transferred in to your position. I intend to use my own share to acquire estates and landed properties in your country. On commencement, I wish this transaction will take 14 working days to accomplish, please I need your urgent response so we can proceed positively. You can call or send me SMS to this mobile number; +2347032345734 For my own interest please treat confidential. Thanks. For More information about me read this site link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carter_Ham Yours sincerely, Gen.Carter F. Ham.