A Scam Email with the Subject "Macdougall" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 20 Jul 2004 07:09:53 -0400 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Olanrewaju Lambert" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Mr Olanrewaju Lambert, Branch Accountant, Standard trust bank plc, Lagos Nigeria. email@example.com Dear Macdougall, I am Accountant with STANDARD TRUST BANK plc(STB),My name is Mr olarewaju Lambert,a Banker. I am the personal Accountant to ENGINEER Mike Macdougall,a National of your country, who used to work with shell Development company in Nigeria. Here in after shall be referred to as my client On April 21, 2000 my client, his wife, and their three children were involved in a car accident along lagos Ibadan express way. All occupants of the vehicle unfortunately lost their lives.Since then I have made several inquiries to your embassy to locate any of my clients extended Relatives, this has also proved unsuccessful. After these several unsuccessful attempts, I decided to trace his last name through a geological search on family trace, to locate any member of his family hence I contacted you. I have contacted you to assist in repatriating the money and property left behind by my client before they Get confiscated or declared unserviceable by the bank where this huge deposits were lodged, particularly the STANDARD TRUST BANK PLC. Where the deceased had an account Valued at about ($6 million us dollars) has Issued me a notice to provide the next of kin. Or have the account confiscated as an unclaimed fund. Since I have been unsuccessful in locating the relatives for over 2 years now, I seek your consent to present you as the next of kin of the deceased so that this account valued at ($6 million u s dollars) can be paid to you as the beneficiary next of kin and then you and me Can share the money.60% to me and 40%. An attorney will be contracted to help revalidated and notarize all the 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. Also reply to me with your phone and fax number ,contact address ,full name and age and occupation. NOTE THAT YOU HAVE TO SEND YOUR REPLY TO MY PRIVATE EMAIL BOX WHICH IS firstname.lastname@example.org .DO NOT SEND YOUR REPLY TO THIS box because of the confidencaility of this transaction. Awaiting your urgent response. Best regards Olarewaju Lambert. lolanrewaju lambert Good People. Great Causes. Get Connected on Care2 Connect: http://www.care2.com/go/z/C2Connect