Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Sir/Madam,

From: "Barrister Edu Peterside"<>

This email with the subject "Sir/Madam," was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:26:40 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Barrister Edu Peterside"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Barrister Edu Peterside Esq
211 Bello Musa Crescent,
Victoria Island,Lagos-Nigeria.

Attn: Sir/Madam,

I am Barrister Edu Peterside, I am  personal Attorney to late Mr. M. Kogan, a national of your 
country, who is a contractor with Shell Development Company here in Nigeria. Herein after shall he 
be referred to as my client, Mr. M. Kogan,died along with his wife in an Egypt Air Flight 990 plane 
crash on a festive visit from Los Angeles,please view this web site( 
stories/1999/11/01/iran/ main49778.shtml), since then I have made several inquiries to locate any 
of my clients extended relatives, but this has also proved unsuccessful.

After several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to track any person who can assist me to get this 
fund out from the security company, I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the money left 
behind by my client before it get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the Security Company 
where these huge deposits were lodged. Particularly, the Security Company, where the deceased had 
an amount valued US15.5 Million US Dollars concealed in a security box deposited with them as 
family "TREASURE" for safety The security has issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have 
the consignment sized within a short period of time.

Since I have been unsuccessfully in locating the relatives for over ten years now I seek your 
consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased so that the proceeds of this amount of 
{US15.5 Million US Dollars) can be paid to you and then you and me can share the money,70% to me 
and 30% to you. I have all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may 
make, all I require is your honest co-operation to enable us see this deal through. I guarantee 
that this will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of 
the law.

Before we proceed in this great deal, I want you to forward to me ASAP the following information 
below as to establish a mutual understanding;

This offer is strictly confidential and genuine by virtue of its nature,
1) Your Residential/Office Address..................
2) Your Telephone/Fax Number........................
3) Your profession....................
4)Your Age/Marital status........................

Faithfully Yours,
Barrister Edu Peterside Esq.