This email with the subject "Dear Friend" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 12 Jan 2012 18:20:29 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "England"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend I hope my e-mail meets you well. I am in need of your assistance. My name is John England of the Engineering Unit of the US Military here in Baghdad Iraq; we have about $10 Million US dollars that we moved out of the country in two digital boxes. My partners and I need a good partner out there, someone we can trust to receive the funds on our behalf. This money is part of the crude-oil money that we discovered in Baghdad and note that this money is 100% legal and risk free. This money has already been moved out of Iraq through a Diplomatic Courier Service as a Family Treasures to a secured security and finance company abroad, The important thing is; Can We Trust you once the funds gets to you, you will take out 30% as your share and keep the remaining 70% for us Your own part of this deal is to find a safe place where the funds can be sent to, ours is sending it to you safely. Just to let you know that this is real, kindly open the link below and read the BBC news by yourself. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/2988455.stm If you are interested I will furnish you with more Details upon receipt of your response. But I can assure you that the whole process is simple and we must keep a low profile at all times. I look forward to your reply and co-operation.Please reply back with this email address (firstname.lastname@example.org) Regards, John England