A Scam Email with the Subject "good day" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 12 Sep 2006 19:34:48 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was email@example.com, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM BARRISTER JOEL OKOH CHAMBERS, LEGAL PRACTITIONER AND PUBLIC NOTARY & HIGH COURT REPRESENTATIVE SUITE 202 OMEGA PLAZA, APAPA LAGOS -NIGERIA. Good Day, It is obvious that this proposal will come to you as a suprise. This is because we have not met before but i am inspired to sending you this email by the huge fund transfer opportunity that will be of mutualbenefit to the two of us. However, I am Barrister Joel Okoh, [the personal Attorney to the late Engr.Steve Moore a national of Isle of Man in UK], who used to work with Shell Petroleum Development Company(SPDC) in Nigeria. On the 21st of April 1996, my client,his wife And their three children were involved in a car accident along Sagamu/Lagos Express Road. Unfortunately they all lost their lives in the event of the accident,Since then I have made several enquiries to several Embassies to locate any of my clients extended relatives,this has also proved unsuccessful. After these several unsuccesful attempts,i desided to trace his relatives over the Internet to locate any member of his family but of no avail, hencen I contacted you to assist in repartrating the money and property left behind by my client,I can easily convince the bank with my legal practice that you are the only surviving relation of my client. Otherwise the Estate he left behind will be confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where this huge deposits were lodged. Particularly, the Bank where the deceased had an account valued at about $27million U.S dollars(twenty seven million U.S.America dollars).Conseqently,The bank issued me a notice to provide the next of kin or have the account confiscated within the next ten official working days.since i have been unsuccesfull in locating the the relatives for over several years now.I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased,so that the proceeds of this account valued at $27million U.S dollars can be paid to your account and then you and me can sharethe money. 60%to me and 30% to you,while 10% should be for expenses or tax as your governmen may require.Your information such as below: 1.your full name 2.Resident Address 3.Telephone/Fax Numbers 4.Your Occupation 5.Your Country/State Is required for immedaite commence of this transaction. I have all necessary legal documents that can be used to back up any claim we may make. All I require is your honest cooperation 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.Please get in touch with me by this my email (firstname.lastname@example.org)to enable us discuss further. Yours Faithfully, Barrister Joel Okoh(Esq)