A Scam Email with the Subject "am waiting for your responce" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 30 Aug 2004 04:56:35 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "faith kelly" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Friend. Please don't be offended or surprised to receive this mail which is sent without you prior permission since we do not know each other before now but we will meet soon because of my situation..I got your contact through network online hence decided to write you becausec of my desperate situation, ATTENTION PLEASE. I strongly believe that this massage would come to you as a surprise. Infact, it is in respect of the strict confidence given to me that you are honest and versatile in business that motivated my interest to seek your co-operation in this tranasction. My Husband is late general L.kelly the former vice president of UNITA. rebels in Angola.He was the chairman of Angola petroleum monitoring committee (APMC) 1992 to 2002.sadly He died after an injury sustained during the ambush on the UNITE rebels on 27 february 2002 where the president of UNITA,Dr jonas savimbi was killed as you might have know,petroleum is the major revenue in Angola C.A my Husband made a lot of money thruogh the job but could not invest the money immediately to avoid probe by the military goverment. He was able to save the sum of $38.5M MILLION DOLLARS,He deposited this sum with a security firm in oversea as farmily valuable in a trunk box. the document used in these deposit, together with the key of the box is here with me, My Husband instructed me before he died that this money must be invested overseas for his only Son with the help of a foreigner,who is reliable and trust worthy so as to avoid probe by the federal goverment of Angola since He was the general in the war torn Angola, and could not have amassed such wealth legally. with his death we came to Dubai UAE where I am now on self exile with my only son, I now seek your co-operation to assist us in truth and sincerity hopping in God that you will naver let us down to come down here in DUBAI U.A.E, so that we shall arrange with my lawyer on how we can retrieve this deposited with the Security Company.and more importantly to asist us open an account with your name so that we can deposit this money into your account for transfer, I and my Son have agreed to give 25% of the total sum to you while 70% will be for us .while the remaining 5% will be used to offset of bills incurred in the course of the retrievement and transfer of this found, Above all the must importent thing is to assist us to relcoate to your coumtry to live and to also to assist us look for a safe and profitable business there in your country to invest this money. I hope to get your favorable responce then i will send to you all the details and document as i wait for your urgent respond, Best Regards, Mrs.Faith kelly.