A Scam Email with the Subject "FROM MARY DANIEL !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 03 Jun 2006 01:32:00 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was MARY DANIEL <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Greeting Sir Your contact came to me through an internet research for a foreign assistance, I am Miss Mary Daniel, the daughter of a respected politician in Gabon Central Africa, the politician who died recently in Paris. Since his death and even prior to the announcement, I have been thrown into a state of confusion, humiliation, Frustration and hopelessness by the the Gabon Government I have even been subjected to physical and psychological torture. As an arphan that is so traumatized, I have lost confidence with everybody in the country at the moment. You must have heard over the media reports on the discovery of some Fund in my father's secret bank account and companies and the Allegations Of some huge sums of money deposited by my father in my Name of which I have refuses to disclose or give up to the corrupt Gabon Government. In fact the total sum allegedly discovered by the Government so far is in the tune of about $6.5 Billion Dollars. And they are not relenting on their Effort to make me poor for life. As the African community has no regards for women, that is my desire for a foreign assistance. I have deposited the sum of 14 million dollars with a security firm abroad whose name is withheld for now until we open communication. I shall be Grateful if you could receive this fund as the BENEFICIARY FOR EASY ACCESS TO BE TRANSFERED TO YOUR BANK, EVEN THE SECURITY FIRM DONT KNOW THE CONTENT OF THE DEPOSITED CONSIGNMENT TO BE MONEY, BECAUSE IT WAS DEPOSITED AS FAMILY VALUABLE . ALL WHAT WE NEED IS TO GET THE DEPOSIT RELEASED, BEFORE THE FUND WILL BE TRANSFERED IMMEDIATELY to the bank for save keeping and any investment opportunity This arrangement is known to you and my personal Attorney. He might be Dealing with you directly for security reasons as the case may be. In view of the above, if you are willing to assist for our mutual benefits, we Will have to negotiate on your Percentage share of he $14,000,000 that will be Kept in your position for a while and invested in your name for my trust. In case you don't accept please do not let me out to the security and international media As I am giving you this information in total trust and confidence I will greatly Appreciate if you accept my proposal in good faith. Yours sincerely, Engr Mary Daniel