Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Greeting from USA Embassy,


This email with the subject "Greeting from USA Embassy," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 16 Mar 2008 05:13:33 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was, although it may have been spoofed.

U.S. Department of State
Bureau of Consular Affairs
Washington , DC 20520
Greeting from USA Embassy,



This is to notify you that your consignment box has been in our custody
waiting for your comply before the delivery will be effected to your home
address. We have been waiting for you to contact us regarding your
consignment box  that FedEx Express suppose to deliver to your home
address which was put on hold by US Department of State Bureau requesting
for clearance certificate which will be obtained from the origination
country of the package before it will be released/subsequent delivery to
your home address.

After the meeting held by our board of directors which was concluded that
the delivery of your consignment to your address must be completed within
three working days upon your comply to our requirements which is by
sending the sum of $195.00 to enable us obtain the needed certificate and
effect the delivery of your consignment box  immediately.

Note that your consignment box has been arrived in US embassy and waiting
to receive clearance certificate before the gate pass is given.

Meanwhile, you are adviced to reconfirm your below address information upon
contacting us to avoid delivery to wrong person.
Full name:

Once you notify us with the above  information we will release/deliver
your consignment to you.

You can contact us on the contact name and e-mail address below,
Contact person, Hon Michael Eddis

Note that you are expected to pay only $195.00 for the clearance
certificate and you are to pay it to Benin Republic as the origination
country of the consignment box in favour of MR CHINEDU JOHN our accountant
officer in Benin Republic, his phone number is +22995049326,you can call
him as soon as you have sent the clearance certificate fee of $195 and
also reconfirm your address information above.

Send the $195.00 through western union or Money Gram once you receive this
mail  with the information below for immediate release/delivery of your
consignment box.

Receivers Name:MR. Chinedu John
City        :Cotonou
Country :Benin
Code      : 229
Test Question: Which Colour
Answer :  White
Amount: $195.00

Once you send the money, try to notify us through e-mail with the MTCN for
easy pick up by our accountant in Benin Republic and for immediate action
on the release/delivery of your package.

Please treat this as matter of urgency .

Note that any uncliamed consignment will be returned to FedEx Xpress
courier company ltd after 3 days of this notice.

So you are urgently advised to comply with our demands so that we will
release your consignment.

 Hon Jeffry Jain.
Public Relation Officer United State Embassy.

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