A Scam Email with the Subject "IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 12 Oct 2006 05:16:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Sgt Ferry Bakker." <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE=2E I hope my email meets you well=2E I am in need of your assistance=2E My name is Sgt Ferry Bakker=2C Jr=2E I am in the Engineering military unit here in Ba'qubah in Iraq=3B we have about $25 Million US dollars that we want to move out of the country=2E My partners and I need a good partner someone we can trust=2E It is oil money and legal=2E But we are moving it through diplomatic means=2C to send it to your house directly or a bank of your choice using diplomatic courier service=2E The most important thing is that can we trust you=3F Once the funds get to you=2C you take your 30% out and keep our own 70%=2E Your own part of this deal is to find a safe place where the funds can be sent to=2E Our own part is sending it to you=2E If you are interested I will furnish you with more details=2E But the whole process is simple and we must keep a low profile at all times=2E I look forward to your reply and co-operation=2C and I thank you in advance as I anticipate your co-operation=2E You can reach me on via email=3A ferry=5Fbakker1954=40whipmail=2Ecom Waiting for your urgent response=2E Regards=2C Sgt Ferry Bakker