A Scam Email with the Subject "Mr. Mark Terry Ford" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 8 Aug 2005 01:00:27 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Mr. Mark Terry Ford" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Mr. Mark Terry Ford Telephone:00971508970645 Email:email@example.com Dear. In appreciation of your esteemed contact received through the internet and the choice of your country. I wish to introduce myself. My name is Mr. Mark Terry Ford, the son of Mr. Terry Ford of Zimbabwe. During the current crisis against the farmers of Zimbabwe by the supporters of our President Robert Mugabe to claim all the white owned farms in our country, he ordered all the white farmers to surrender their farms to his party members and their followers. You can view website to see the kind of brutal and wicked government we have in Zimbabwe: http://www.thefarmer.co.zw/main.htm http://www.rte.ie/news/2000/0418/zimbabwe.html My Father was one of the best farmers in the country and knowing that he did not support ! the President political ideology, the president supporters invaded my father's farm and burnt down everything, killed him and confiscated all his investments. Before this unpleasant incident, my mother and Terry had already visited South Africa to deposit the sum of Fifteen Million US Dollars (US$15,000,000.00) in a safe diplomatic Security Company vault in South Africa.Note i have the certificate of deposit in my custody. After the bloody incident, we all had to escape to Dubai for the safety of our lives. Where we have been living since then. I am seeking for a reliable foreigner who can assist us in moving this funds out for safe banking and profitable investment. Honestly I am telling you all this just because I don't want to invest this funds in South Africa due to my status here and moreover I don't want to take risk because this funds is all that I and my mother are dependi! ng on. My father was issued with a certificate of deposit when he deposited the funds with the security company and i have the document with me. We are seriously looking for a trusted partner that will assist us with the convenient and legal claimant of the consignment containing the funds and onward transfer of the funds out of South Africa. Your help will be appreciated with 25% of the total fund while 5% of the total will be set aside to cover any expenses incurred during this transaction. And 70% will be for my family. We will be happy if you will be able to invest our share in your country under yoursupervision. I would appreciate confidentiality and honesty in our correspondence. Your immediate response will be highly welcome I hope to hear from you soon. Please include your phone and fax number in your response for better communication. God bless you and your family. Please send your Reply through this Email Address:firstname.lastname@example.org Mr. Mark Terry Ford For the family