This email with the subject "Mr. Nelson Scam" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 25 Jun 2007 00:55:40 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was email@example.com, although it may have been spoofed.
I am manager of one of the leading bank in South Africa in my department we discovered an abandoned large sum of money (US$14.7M) belonging to one of our Foreign Customer, since late 1999 nobody has operated this account. The owner of this account is MR GERALD WELSH, an American Nationality, a businessman based South Africa, who involved in aircrash along with his wife (Caryl Welsh) 31st Oct 1999 an Egyptian airline 990 with other passengers on board. You can confirm from the website below. http://www.bromike.com/departed/egypt.html I am seeking for your Co-operation to present you as the beneficiary to our late Customer. No beneficiary, No other person knows about this account. The Strategy is to use our influence as managers of the bank to approve the funds to you. So if you are interested please reply with your full name, Address, telephone and fax number for further clarification. Regards. Mr. Nelson Makala