This email with the subject "Hello Dear" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:25:13 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Barrister Mark Odens"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Hello Dear I am Mark Odens a Lawyer in Cotonou Republic of Benin , i had a foreign client,who shares the same surname with you who is a Gold Merchant from your country. posited a large sum of money with local bank here Eventually, died as a result of lung cancer without a WILL,Now i want to introduce you to the bank as the next of kin so that the money left behind by My client can be transfer to your account through my help. The money value US $10.5M was lodged in a local bank here by my client before his death on 23rd November 2009, I need your information so That I can present you to the bank as the next of kin for further proceeding: Please provide Your full Name and Address, Your Age, Occupation and Position,your email address and Mobile number for Communication Purpose, Please reply via my personal email:email@example.com, so that I will send more details of Mr. Joerg to you. Thanks, Odens +2296-875-0428