Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: "Paul Harden" <>

This email with the subject "YOU ARE HIS NEXT OF KIN" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 24 Feb 2006 14:07:41 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "Paul Harden" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Paul Harden & Co
Swan Center, Fishers Lane
Chis wick London, W4 1RX. UK.

Dear Friend,

I am writing you this proposal on behalf of my chambers. I got your
information as a result of my personal search for a honest person whom i
will work with,hence I decided to seek your views if you will work
with me, due to the sensitivity of this transaction and my position as a lawyer.

I am Paul Harden from UK, representing Mr. Martin Greenberg, a
foreign, Engineer by profession, who died since 1999, in an Egypt
Air crash, on the 31st October along with other passengers on board.

Before his death, he has a huge sum of (US$25.5) which no other
person knew about, he intended to invest the funds in Southern part of Africa.

This fund has NO other beneficiary and I have the original documents
of Deposit/claim certificate to claim the money of which the amount
involved is (US$25.5M) Twenty Five Millions five Hundred Thousand
United States Dollars.

The fund is right now under the custody of a Security Company, which
I will not like to disclose at the moment until I confirm your
willingness to assist me in this project.

Few days ago, the Security Company sent me a letter, since I was
his lawyer, asking me to present his NEXT OF KIN, to enable them
release the said funds.

My desire is to be able to source for a foreign partner who is honest and trustworthy
individual,so that I can present to the Security Company as the NEXT OF KIN of the Late Mr. 
Greenberg so that the fund can be release to him/her.

If you are willing to assist me in this transaction, your compensation will be (20% ), while I 
receives (70%) and the balance of (10%) for taxes and other miscellaneous expenses.

This transaction is 100% risk free provided you treat the transaction with utmost secrecy and 
confidentiality and also with my position as Esquire, I will perfect all the necessary documents on 
your name as soon as you are ready to do this deal with me.

Endeavour to email me the following information at:
Names, Address, Phone and Fax Numbers, Age, Sex, Marital Status and

Thank you and God Bless.

Paul Harden
Advocate & Solicitor