A Scam Email with the Subject "Dear Friend.." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:59:27 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Barrister Mike David"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend How are you today? Hope all is well with you and your family? I hope this mail meets you in a perfect condition. You may not understand why this mail came to you. But if you do not remember me, you might have received an email from me in the past regarding a multi-million-dollars business proposal which we never concluded. I am using this opportunity to inform you that the multi million-dollars business has been concluded with another person who financed it to a logical conclusion. I thank you for your great effort to our unfinished transfer of fund into your account due to one reason or the other best known to you. But I want to inform you that I have successfully transferred the fund out of the bank to my new partner's account in China that was capable of assisting me in this great venture. Due to your effort, sincerity, courage and trustworthiness you showed during the course of the transaction I want to compensate you and show my gratitude to you with the sum of $2,000,000.00. I have left an ATM card for you worth $2,000,000.00 cashable any ATM machine in the world. My dear friend I will like you to contact my secretary: Rev. Father John Ugo, for the collection of this ATM card. I have authorized him to release the ATM card to you as soon as you contact him regarding this issue. At the moment, I am very busy here in China for investement with my new partner. Please I will like you to accept this token with good faith as this is from the bottom of my heart. Also comply with Rev.Father John Ugo, so that he will send the ATM card to you without any delay, contact him on the below contact information: Name: Rev. Father John Ugo. Address: No 4 Ikeja drive dolphins Lagos-Nigeria Email: email@example.com Therefore, you should send him your full Name and telephone number/your address where you want him to send the ATM card to you. Thanks and God bless you and your family, hope to hear from you soon. Regards, Barrister Mike David