This email with the subject "Re: Dear Sir / Ma" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:26:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Andrew Wingfield esq."<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Sir / Ma, NOTIFICATION OF CLAIM. This is a personal E-mail directed to you and I request that it be treated as such. I am Andrew Wingfield Esq. -Senior Partner at law. I have a proposition relating to the trusteeship of a late client. I have been given the final notice as his private attorney to present members of his extended family who may stand as beneficiaries to his estates or have them forfeited as the law of succession/claims/fund indicates a duration in which such claims could be tolerated; unfortunately he had no (will) at the time of his death and the financial institution have mandated me to present the next of kin or a relative who will claim the funds and failure to respond to this ultimatum would legally allow the financial institute to report this funds to the Reserve Bank as unclaimed funds (Lack of supersede). Considering my lack of success in my bid to locate his relatives over the years, I solicit your consent to enable me produce you as the next of kin to the deceased. It is my intention that we work this claim together and upon your decision of acceptance, I would process the release of these funds to your possession as the Beneficiary. You are hereby advised to immediately proceed by re-confirming to this office & I shall let you know the entire plan of asset of the deceased estate as soon as i receive your positive response with your Full Names, Contact Address, Direct Telephone/Cell phone#, Occupation, Age & Sex. I will implore your assistance along with my expertise to provide the necessary, legally obtained documents to back up any claim we make regarding this process, and will just require your understanding/ cooperation to enable us achieve success within a legitimate arrangement, eliminating any liability resulting from any breach of the prevalent laws. I will be grateful to acknowledge your swift repl Sincerely Yours, ANDREW WINGFIELD -Senior Partner *Asset Management & Investment Funds *Financial Institutions. The information on this e-mail may be confidential and/or legally privileged. It is intended solely for the addressee. Access to this e-mail by anyone else is unauthorized If you are not the intended recipient, any disclosure, copying, distribution or any action taken or omitted to be taken in reliance on it, is prohibited and may be unlawful.