This email with the subject "My Business Proposals" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 23 Jan 2006 04:39:54 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was Barrister Ralph Alexander <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend, I write to seek your co-operation as my foreign partner and your assistance. I apologize if this mail message does not suit your personal or business ethics. My names is Barrister Ralph Alexander, an attorney to a deceased Immigrant and property magnate who was based in the U.S, Also referred herein as my client. by name Mr. Johnnie Dickison who died in New Orleans with his wife and two children as a result of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. I am contacting you to help assist me in ensuring that the funds lodged by my client with a security company here in Spain, the security company did not decleared unclaimed hence my reason for this contact to you. The security company has issued me a notice to contact the next of kin, or the funds will be confiscated by the order of Spanish law court. My proposition to you is to seek your consent to present you as the next-of-kin and beneficiary of my late client, so that the proceeds of this funds can be paid to you, Then we can share the amount on a mutually agreed-upon percentage. All legal documents to back up your claim as my client's next-of-kin will be provided. All i require is your honest cooperation to enable us see this transaction through. This will be executed under a legitimate arrangement that will protect you from any breach of the law. If this business proposition offends your moral values, do accept my apology. Please contact me at once to indicate your interest. However if you are willing to assist me in this venture i will establish a verbal telephone communication with you and bring you into a much better picture of the situation. Best Regards, Barrister Ralph Alexander