A Scam Email with the Subject "ASSISTANCE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 13 Dec 2004 06:06:08 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was ALEXANDER GUIE <RAGUIEG7@netscape.net>, although it may have been spoofed.
E-MAIL: RAGUIEG7@netscape.net firstname.lastname@example.org TEL :0032-484-903-039 Dear Sir, My name is Alexander Guie the son of late General Robert Guie, Ex-Military head of State of Ivory Coast who was murdered along with the Interior Minister on the 19th of September 2002. I contacted you because of my need to deal with persons whom my family and l have had no previous personal relationships. Since the murder of my father, I have been subjected to all sorts of harassment and intimidation with lots of negative reports emanating from the Government and the press about my family. The present Government has also ensured that our bank accounts are frozen and all assets seized. It is view of this that I seek your co-operation and assistance in the transfer of the sum of Twenty Seven Million United Dollars (US$27,000,000.00) being the very last of my family fund in my possession and control, after the murder of my father. The federal Government seized all our properties and our accounts both local and international was frozen. My only hope now is this cash that my father carefully packaged and deposited as artefacts with a Security/Finance Company in Belgium,The said sum can easily be withdrawn or paid to a recommended beneficiary The security company based on my instructions will release the fund to you and you will be presented as my partner who will be fronting for me in area of viable and profitable business. To show my preparedness and appreciation to carry-our this business with you,25% of the total sum will be your share and 20% commission of the proceeds realized from the investment of this fund will also be yours, 5% is to be set aside for any eventual cost that might arise as the transaction proceeds. I need your full support and co-operation for the success of this transaction. I plead with you to treat this issue confidential and urgent because it is delicate and it demand s a great degree of secrecy. My family and I are presently in Belgium seeking Asylum. I would want you to reach me through the E-mail above, if you are interested to assist me. I sincerely will appreciate your response. I await to hear from you. Alexander Guie.