Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Acknowledge receipt

From: Ms Patricia Kota <>

This email with the subject "Acknowledge receipt" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 24 Jun 2004 20:38:25 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Ms Patricia Kota <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Mrs. Patricia Kota

 Dear Friend,

With due respect this proposal is strictly confidential, Sorry at this perceived confusion or stress you may have receiving this letter from me, since we have not known or ourselves met previously. Despite that,
I am constrained to write you this letter because of the urgency.

I am Mrs. Patricia Kota, the wife of late Gen. Kanme J. Kota {Elias KJK} former ECOMOG {West African peacekeeping force} commander who died in the Sierra Leone civil disturbance {War}. My three daughters and I are trapped in obnoxious customs traditional rites. We have suffered maltreatment and untold hardship in the hands of my late husbands family, simply because I did not bear a male child for my late husband. By tradition, hence i do not bear any male child all that my husband had, {wealth} belongs to his brothers/family and myself is to be remarried by any of his immediate brothers old or young. They have taken all that I suffered with my husband to acquire including treasure, houses and his bank accounts closed by them. I wanted to escape to the United State of America {USA} with my female children on exile, but again they conspired and ceased my international passport and other travelling documents to further frustrate me.

Before my husband died he reveal to me that he has $24.5 Million deposited in a Finance Company, for safety Keeping, And registered the content of the box as a Gold and Diamond which Belongs to him and his Foreign partner. Base on the Certificate of the deposit of consignment he gave me. I decided to contact the finance company by their email address to make a claim backed with the certificate and receipt of the payment,

After through verification, They agreed for the release provided I can come Along with the Foreign partner who is involved in the transaction. Based On this development, Now I have contact you to assist me in securing this fund for me since i am not in disposal to carry out the project. I Therefore propose that you come as a Foreign partner concerned so that we can Retrieve the money from the Finace company.

I have decided that we negotiate on how many PERCENT for your Assistance and inconveniences while the rest of the fund will be put into Investment in any profitable arrears of investment you might suggest in your Country or anywhere else you trust. while we find a way of getting out to meet with you in your country.

Please keep this proposal in the most confidential, while i assure you of Our 100% risk free transaction. I will forward your informations as the foreign partner to the company as soon as i get your details and the possibility of receiving this fund as the beneficiary.

Looking forward to your urgent response through my alternative email:

Best Personal Regards.
Mrs. Patricia Kota.